Miss SNPJ 2020

Miss SNPJ 2020 DANIELLA VOLPE is a member of SNPJ Lodge 158 in Euclid, Ohio. She is the daughter of Greg and Gina Volpe (158), and the granddaughter of Josephine and the late Frank Minella, and the late Harold and Alma Volpe.

A lifelong member of Loyalites Lodge 158, Daniella has participated in Youth Roundup, the TEL Workshop and the Young Adult Conference. She has attended Slovenefest and many Memorial Day and Labor Day celebrations at the SNPJ Recreation Center, and attended her first SNPJ National Convention last year.

Daniella currently handles publicity for Lodge 158, and serves as one of two Lodge correspondents for the Cleveland Athletic League. She is an avid volunteer for Lodge 158 activities, as well as many other local and national SNPJ events, including the National Bowling Tournament.

A former member of SNPJ Youth Circle 2, Daniella has attended numerous Button Box Bashes, and she continues to help with concessions. She enjoys attending the annual Slovene Heritage Night at the Lake County Captains baseball games and volunteering at the SNPJ Farm in Kirtland, Ohio, where you can find her working in the kitchen during Sunday picnics or helping out with the upkeep of the grounds. She also attends SNPJ Farm Board meetings every year.

During high school she was a member of the color guard and a four-year varsity swimmer while graduating with a 3.5 GPA. She attended the University of Toledo for three years, where she participated in the University of Toledo Rocket Marching Band. She was also a member of the Phoenix Independent Winterguard for two years.

Daniella currently attends Lakeland Community College and is working toward an associate’s degree in business management and marketing. When she isn’t working, studying or attending SNPJ events, she volunteers at local pet shelters and church soup kitchens. She also loves spending time with family and friends.