Stidham has been a successful dentist in Monett for over 20 years. He is a graduate of Missouri State University in Springfield and the University of Missouri Kansas City dental school. Stidham and his wife, Carol, reside in Monett and have two children and one grandchild.
Stidham is co-director of the Community Kitchen, past president of the Monett Chamber of Commerce and past president of the Monett Athletic Booster Club.
"We are very excited to have Dr. Stidham join our board," said Wallace. "His long-term involvement in our community and commitment to the continued growth and prosperity of our area make him a good fit for our bank."
"Dr. Stidham is a great addition to our board," said Darrin Newbold, president of Community National Bank. "He is very well respected in our community and will be a great asset in assisting with future planning and management of our bank."
Community National Bank is in its tenth year of operation as an independent community bank with locations in Monett and Aurora.
Board members include Steve Owens, Mike Wallace, Scott Beckwith, Jerry Sebastian, Mark Nelson, Darrin Newbold and Dr. Steve Stidham.