Lisa Laidler Senior Trust Officer Western Michigan Private Bank Team

Lisa Laidler serves as a relationship manager and fiduciary advisor for trust administration and estate planning. Lisa acts impartially in managing and distributing your trust property, while always keeping the interests of you and your beneficiaries in mind.


Lisa earned a bachelor's degree in Accounting from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Michigan.

Professional Experience & Areas of Focus

Lisa serves as Vice President and Senior Trust Officer for Fifth Third Private Bank. Lisa joined the Bank in 2003. Prior to Fifth Third, Lisa was a tax advisor to high net worth clients in a large public accounting firm and enjoyed two years in the corporate tax world of a pharmaceutical corporation.

Licenses & Professional Designations

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
  • Certified Trust and Financial Advisor (CTFA)

Personal & Community Participation

Lisa is originally from the Kalamazoo area but she relocated to Grand Rapids area in 1996 and now considers Grand Rapids home. She and her husband Paul were married in 2000 and are busy raising four daughters. When Lisa is not working she is busy serving as taxi mom or cheering her kids on at their numerous activities.