Eric Maspons is the President of Maspons Funeral Home, which he and his brother opened with their grandfather in Miami in 1997. Mr. Maspons was born in Miami, Florida and graduated from the University of Miami, where he obtained his B.A. and his Masters of Business Administration. Mr. Maspons also obtained his medical degree from the Universidad Central del Este in the Dominican Republic. Mr. Maspons obtained his mortuary science degree at Miami-Dade College.
Mr. Maspons has been a licensed funeral director for more than two decades. He is also an adjunct professor at Miami-Dade College in the Department of Mortuary Science.
Mr. Maspons has served on the board of numerous nonprofits and charities in the South Florida community, including St. Brendan High School and Miami-Dade College Board of Funeral Directors.
Enrique J. Rivero
Enrique J. Rivero has been a licensed funeral director for many years, beginning his career in 1959 in Havana, Cuba at Rivero Funeral Home. As a member of the Rivero Family, he continued operating as a funeral director once the family established the business in the United States.
He is currently a proud associate with Maspons Funeral Home and enjoys working as a funeral director. He is committed to serving our community with dignity and respect.
Guatemalan-born Alejandra Zamora came to the United States at the age of 7. After graduating from high school in 2000 with an emphasis in Fashion Production, Alejandra enrolled in the Cosmetology Program at Lindsey Hopkins Technical Institute. After graduating and obtaining her license in 2022, she worked as a freelance makeup artist and hairstylist for five years.
In 2007, Alejandra decided to pursue her true passion to become a mortician. She enrolled in the Funeral Services program at Miami-Dade College and graduated in 2012. She obtained her Funeral Director and Embalmer license in 2017.
Jorge Cabrera is a licensed funeral director who has worked for Maspons Funeral Home since 2011. He came from Cuba at an early age, and developed an interest in the funeral service industry. Jorge Cabrera graduated from Mortuary School at Miami-Dade College in 2009. Jorge Cabrera provides funeral services for families at the Weschester Chapel of Maspons Funeral Home.
Mariah Adams is a licensed funeral director. As a licensed professional, she brings with her over 10 years experience to our firm. Ms. Adams was a flight attendant for Pan American Airlines and American Airlines for 15 years. Ms. Adams is an author, who writes using her pen name, Maria Urquia. Ms. Adams has been board certified as an embalmer and a licensed funeral director since she received her license in 2000.
After graduating from St. Brendan’s High School, Vivian received her Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Administration and Political Science from St. Thomas University. In 1990, Vivian returned to the classroom and received an Associate Science Degree in Mortuary Science. She is a former secretary of the school’s first chapter of the Funeral Directors’ Honor Society.
Vivian, a mother of two sons, loves traveling, fishing, boating, reading, and is an avid sports fan. Vivian is a strong believer that funeral directing is her calling. She has said: “There is nothing more gratifying and heartwarming to me than being able to guide a family during a difficult time and help them to celebrate the life of their loved one in a meaningful and respectful manner.”
Tavaris Walker graduated from Miami-Dade College in 2007. He earned his associate and science degrees. He has been a funeral director and embalmer for nine years. He also has been in the funeral business for 15 years. He started a program called “Welcome to the Game”, in which he teaches people from different communities and helps to empower them.
Tavaris Walker is an author and has been writing for many years. Mr. Walker considers himself a man of the people.