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Episode 27: Lauren Sparks

Breaking Barriers: Empowering Women in Banking with Lauren Sparks

Join us as we delve into the fascinating journey of Agility Bank, a groundbreaking financial institution led by Lauren Sparks. Discover how Lauren's passion for community banking and her commitment to gender equity inspired her to create a bank that challenges traditional norms. In this podcast, we explore the bank's unique approach, its mission to empower women in finance, and the innovative technology shaping its future.

Lauren saw the need for a bank that challenges the status quo and empowers women in finance. Discover how she rallied a diverse team, with a remarkable 66% female ownership, to raise capital, even during the challenges of a pandemic. In this podcast, we delve into the innovative tech stack, the bank's focus on supporting underserved communities, and the strategic use of Minority Depository Institution (MDI) status. Whether you're a banking enthusiast or interested in progressive financial institutions, this podcast promises an inspiring journey into the world of modern banking.

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