Community National Bank & Trust was selected as one of five finalists for the 2017 Governor's Award of Excellence in the State of Kansas. This is the third time in five years for the company to be chosen as a finalist for this prestigious award.

The award qualifications include business expansion in Kansas, successful employee retention and recruitment practices, employee educational programs, capital investment in Kansas and support of local activities and community events. In May, all finalists gave a presentation about their company and community involvement to a panel of judges from across the state.

Community National Bank & Trust employees serve on over 105 boards and economic development groups and support over 50 not-for-profit entities, schools and organizations in the communities it serves. In the past 12 years, CNB&T has expanded to 10 additional Kansas communities and has added over 100 new employees. The Bank’s most recent rating for the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) was "Outstanding.”