Our Agents

Licensed in Maryland and Pennsylvania

Whether you need to discuss new coverage or need assistance with a claim our licensed insurance team is ready to help you. Let our 120+ years of combined insurance experience go to work for you!

Sam Hoff

Sam Hoff

Founder

Sam, along with his wife, Georgia, founded the Samuel C. Hoff Agency in 1967. Having grown up on a farm in the New Windsor area of Carroll County, Sam graduated from New Windsor High School in 1957. Sam has been active in the Real Estate and Insurance industries for the last 46 years. Sam has served in many capacities for many organizations, both professional and volunteer through the years, the Realtors Associations, the Independent Agents Associations, the Westminster Rotary Club, the Chamber of Commerce, the Westminster Jaycees, the 4H All Stars, and others. He is past president of the Carroll County Association of Realtors, past president of the Independent Insurance Agents of Carroll County Association as well past president of the Westminster Jaycees. He has received the Carroll County Association of Realtors Lifetime Achievement Award and Realtor of the Year Award, the Mutual Benefit Insurance Co. Inner Circle Award, the Rotarian Paul Harris Award, the Jaycee JCI Senator designation, and 4H All Star designation. When asked when he will retire, he will always answer “never”. Sam is truly the heart of the organization.

Heather Beck

Heather Beck

Insurance Agent

Heather began her insurance career in 1990 after graduating from Francis Scott Key High School. She obtained her Associates Degree from Carroll Community College in Business Administration/Accounting. Originally licensed in 1994, she worked for an agency in Southern Carroll County for 16 years until the passing of its owner. She joined the Hoff Agency Insurance Team in 2006. Although Heather effectively contributes to the needs of numerous insurance tasks and her abundance of knowledge has assisted with numerous aspects within all fields of the Insurance Department she specializes in Automobile, Motorcycle, and RV insurance. Heather is a cancer survivor and advocate for cancer research and early detection. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, watching her children play sports, being on the lake or beach, live music and Penn State Football. She currently resides in Hanover, PA with her two active children, Samantha and Colton, and her adorable pug, Sophie.

Diane Hale

Diane Hale

Insurance Agent

After 40 years of dedication to our agency, Diane retired January 7, 2022. Although we miss her greatly, we wish her well in her retirement