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.

Jim Canton linkedin circle icon
Chief Executive Officer
Chief Credit 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.

Mel Barnes linkedin circle icon
Executive Vice President
Chief Operations Officer
Mel Barnes joined OSB in December 2014. Mel has over 25 years of experience from previous positions held at prominent banks located in Central Oklahoma. Her areas of expertise include business development, training, customer service, sales, developing and implementing operational processes, and electronic payment systems. In addition to being an Accredited ACH Professional, she has extensive knowledge and experience in operations and new technologies that are shaping the banking industry. Mel has volunteered for various United Way of Norman agencies and is a graduate of Leadership Norman.

Brenda Mull  linkedin circle icon
Executive Vice President
Chief Risk Officer

Brenda Mull joined OSB in February 2013. Brenda is a graduate of Leadership Guymon, Dale Carnegie, and the Oklahoma Bankers Association's Consumer Lending School, Commercial Lending School and Compliance School. She has over 30 years of experience in various areas of banking including operations, accounting, compliance, audit, loan administration, lending, human resources, and customer service. Throughout the years, she engaged in various community organizations and volunteered her services to organizations such as Meals on Wheels, Sunday school church programs, and organizing Christmas charity drives for children. She also served as an officer and member of the School Board Association and President of the Canute FFA Ag Booster Club in Canute, Oklahoma.

Shannan Webb linkedin circle icon
Executive Vice President
Director of Healthcare Banking

Shannan Webb joined OSB in June 2019 as Executive Vice President and Director of Healthcare Banking. Shannan is a 30-year veteran of commercial banking in Central Oklahoma, specializing in providing the highest level of business and personal banking solutions to medical professionals, executives and organizations. Shannan joins forces with Jim Canton, former CEO and founder of another community bank in Edmond, where they worked together for 17 years.