Tribute 2020 Women of Achievement

Title Sponsor

Fifth Third Bank Western Michigan

Emily Daigneault – Fifth Third Bank Western Michigan


Emily has been with the Fifth Third Bank for 11 years. She is currently the Site Supervisor for Corporate Service Centers I & II and is responsible for the engagement and safety of all employees on campus. Most recently she has been heavily involved in the planning and execution of Covid-19 safety protocols and ensuring The Bank is in compliance with the state’s executive orders. Emily’s volunteer history is also extensive. She is the Business Liaison for the Project SEARCH program where she collaborates with many external partners to ensure the young adults with disabilities involved in the program gain the skills necessary to secure competitive employment. She has served as the United Way Co-Chair Captain for the West Michigan Campaign for 4 years and is also involved in the Information Technology and Military Resource Groups. She regularly volunteers for Girls on the Run, North Kent Food Pantry and is actively engaged in the American Legion Auxiliary. Emily’s commitment to her role at The Bank and the community make her very deserving of this recognition.





Toni Murphy – Fifth Third Bank Western Michigan


Toni Murphy has been with Fifth Third Bank for 27 years, including her time at Old Kent Bank. She is currently the Regional Sales Process Manager for the Private Bank. Toni acts with integrity, confidence, and kindness in everything that she does. She exemplifies what it means to go above and beyond for her team mates and customers of the Bank. Throughout her successful career at the Bank, Toni has managed client relationships, worked on process improvement for the organization and managed internal teams. Most recently, Toni has taken on the additional oversight and responsibility of supporting the Bank’s operations and service teams for the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP). Through her tireless efforts and late nights, Toni has trained and lead teams across Michigan to assist customers in the application and forgiveness process for PPP loans. Toni worked around the clock for weeks on end, to ensure that customers’ loan requests were processed efficiently and accurately. She continues to strengthen our process and provide excellent support to our customers. In addition, Toni is a member of the Long Range Planning Committee at Cascade Hills Country Club and on the business networking sub-committee of the Women’s Business Resource Group here at 5/3 Bank.





Becky Volpe – Fifth Third Bank Western Michigan


Becky has been with Fifth Third Bank for 30 years including 25 years within the Collections Department. She has been a Horizon award winner for changing a law in the State of Illinois by working with the Political Action Committee and Congressmen from IL. She also received the Consumer Bank Leadership Award in 2017 for creating and implementing the Disaster Playbook that assisted customers anytime FEMA declares a disaster. Becky is an ambassador for serving the community. She has volunteered for years with Fifth Third River Bank Run, Kitchen Sage, Feeding America, March of Dimes, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society and even a Board Member of Michelle Lynn Hope Foundation. Becky also volunteers on the Women’s Social Networking Committee helping to coordinate some amazing events. Becky is a fabulous representative of a Fifth Third Better employee by always giving 166% both in her work and in her community involvement. We are proud to have her as a representative of our committee and company.