Our Team

Our team, working for you.

With personal and business banking experience and knowledge, our goal is to equip our customers to help them reach their financials goals.

Each and every member of OSB's Leadership Team represents the character of Oklahoma State Bank: Transforming, committed, and knowledgeable of how limitless OSB's potential is to grow in the years to come. Members of OSB's Leadership Team come from many different backgrounds, experiences, and possess different strengths, but they all work together for a singular purpose: To make Oklahoma State Bank the Best Bank for You.

David R. Hardy linkedin circle icon

David Hardy joined Oklahoma State Bank as President and CEO in 2021.  He has more than 20 years of experience in the banking industry and has held executive leadership roles with multiple regional banks in Oklahoma.  Most recently, Hardy served as Executive Vice President of Commercial Banking for IBC Bank.  Prior to IBC, he served as the Oklahoma Region President and CEO for UMB Bank.

In addition to his role with OSB, Hardy serves on the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Oklahoma City, Finance committee for Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Oklahoma City and is a member of the Young President’s Organization.  He is a previous recipient of The Journal Record’s “Most Admired CEO” award and Oklahoma Magazine’s “40 Under 40” list.

Hardy holds a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Kansas and a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration/Finance from Kansas State University.

Jim Canton linkedin circle icon
CEO Emeritus
Senior Lending Officer

Jim Canton joined OSB March 1, 2018, following a long tenure with banks in the Oklahoma City and Edmond markets, including his term as the Edmond Market President for Bank SNB. Jim was the Founder and CEO of First Commercial Bank and its parent, First Commercial Bancshares, Inc., starting in 1996. A native of Joplin, Missouri, Canton obtained a bachelor’s degree from Missouri Southern State. Canton’s 39-year banking career includes lending positions with banks in Los Angeles, California and the Kansas City metropolitan area prior to joining Quail Creek Bank (OKC area) in 1983. His lending background includes commercial and residential real estate, secured asset-based lending, and commercial and industrial business lending. Canton founded the Central Oklahoma Charities, which in partnership with First Commercial Bank, benefitted several local children’s charities.