Meet The Spartans

Lauren Rivera

Lauren Rivera

Accounting Manager

What kind of work do you do at Sparta Finance?

I’m a financial assistant and I love to help people get through our process easily and smoothly every step of the way!

What is your favourite quote or life lesson?

“You are in a state of constant change, one bad moment does not define you.”

Where is your hometown?

Duncan, BC

What do you love most about helping others?

What I love the most is the satisfaction of knowing I did something to make another person happy!

Where are your top 3 favourite places and why?

My bed – because I LOVE how cozy and rejuvenating it is.

Salt Spring Island – because it’s beautiful and everyone has good hospitality.

Philippines – that’s where my family comes from & it’s filled with lots of culture and amazing food.

Who is your favorite superhero, hero, character, or person and why?

My favourite superhero is my mother. She is the most independent and strong-willed person I have ever met. I am thankful for all the lessons she has taught me.

What is your favourite food?

I love everything!!! …but sushi is #1 in my heart.

Outside of your financing profession, what is your passion?

Self-care and relaxation! Also body art such as tattoos and piercings.

What makes you extraordinary?

I’m not afraid of failure. I believe that it is an essential part of the experimental process that gets you to succeed at anything you do. I don’t believe in being embarrassed. I stay true to myself and am unapologetic when it comes to being who I am.