Maren Laird

Business Processing Specialist

Maren is originally from Manitoba and relocated to Victoria in 2001 in search of a warmer climate. After spending two years as a nanny in England and the Netherlands, she returned to Victoria where she met her husband, Jim, who is now a principal in the Kelowna school district. Maren joined Lakeside Financial Planning as an executive assistant in 2007.

Having come from a banking background and getting additional training in accounting and taxation, Maren handles the data entry as well as bookkeeping. With the birth of their daughters Campbell in 2009 and Cerys in 2012, Maren is able to work part time.