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Jack Tinberg Recognized as a Community Bank Leader and 40 Under 40 Recipient

06/07/2024
CNB Bank and Trust, N.A.’s Jack Tinberg, Commercial Loan Officer was recognized on Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) sixth annual 40 Under 40 Community Bank Leaders for his dedication and attentiveness to providing exemplary customer service as a reliable source for commercial clients in the Oak Forest, IL community.

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Press Release: CNB Stockholders Hold Annual Meeting

05/15/2024
The stockholders of CNB Bank Shares, Inc. held their annual meeting on Tuesday, May 14th, at CNB’s corporate headquarters in Carlinville.  In addition to receiving a report on the past year’s performance, stockholders reelected the incumbent board of directors for the ensuing year.

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CNB Announces Promotion of Matt Cors to Chief Experience Officer

12/11/2023
As Chief Experience Officer, Cors will play a pivotal role in shaping and implementing a unified customer experience strategy across the Bank. His responsibilities include ensuring that the overall customer experience aligns seamlessly with the Bank’s strategic goals.

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CNB Bank & Trust appoints Andrew Tinberg as CEO, succeeds retiring Shawn Davis

07/21/2023
Shawn Davis, President and CEO of CNB Bank & Trust, N.A. headquartered in Carlinville, has announced that he will be retiring fourth quarter 2023. Andrew E. Tinberg, Chief Banking Officer, will assume the role of President & Chief Executive Officer. Davis will continue to serve on CNB’s Board of Directors.

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Scholarship Contest Award Given to Local Student

06/01/2023
CNB Bank & Trust. N.A. is very pleased to announce that Aidan Gorman has been named the first place winner for CBAI Group 1; the Bank sponsored Gorman for the contest. He has been awarded a one‐time $1,000 award to be used for higher education beginning next fall.

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How to Keep Your Valuables Safe When You’re Away

12/28/2022
Traveling can be a wonderful experience, but it can also lead to unexpected surprises. Recently, a group of travelers returning from their trips were shocked to discover that their cars had been broken into while in long-term parking at the airport.

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Vice President and Computer Operations Supervisor Lisa Wolf Announces Retirement

10/27/2022
After more than four decades of dedicated service, Lisa Wolf is retiring from her position as Vice President and Computer Operations Supervisor at CNB Bank & Trust. Lisa has been a key member of our team since she joined the company in 1981, and her hard work and dedication have been instrumental in our success.

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Shawn Davis Announced as CBAI’s Outstanding Member of the Year

10/10/2022
The Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI) has announced that Shawn Davis, President and CEO of CNB Bank & Trust, N.A., has been named the organization's 2022 Outstanding Member of the Year. This prestigious award is given annually to a member who has demonstrated an outstanding commitment to advancing the principles of community banking at an extraordinary level.

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CBAI Scholarship Awarded to Local Student

05/20/2022
CNB Bank & Trust. N.A. is very pleased to announce that Abbie Hasty has been named the first place winner for Group 9; the Bank sponsored Hasty for the contest. She has been awarded a one‐time $1,000 award to be used for higher education beginning next fall.

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CNB Goes Casual for a Cause

05/09/2022
CNB Bank & Trust employees participated in a “Casual for a Cause” jeans day on Thursday, April 28th. The fundraiser was organized by Vice President Computer Operations Supervisor, Lisa Wolf whose parents, Louis & Ruth, both passed away from Alzheimer’s in 2016. April 28th would have been Ruth’s 95th birthday.

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CNB Announces New Positions for Board of Directors, Senior Staff in Jacksonville

04/05/2022
CNB Bank Shares, Inc. is pleased to announce the election of Kyle Schumacher to the Bank’s board of directors. Additionally, CNB announced the promotion of Matt Cors to Senior Consumer Loan Operations Officer, effective immediately. Also announced as a new hire for CNB, is Jodee Nell, who will serve as Market President for CNB’s Jacksonville and Chapin branches.

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Community Banker Appointed to the Community BancService Corporation Board for the Community Bankers Association of Illinois

01/18/2022
Andrew Tinberg, Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Banking Officer at CNB Bank & Trust, N.A., Oak Forest branch, was recently appointed to the Community BancService Corporation Board for the Community Bankers Association of Illinois. He has been a community banker for more than 38 years. His recent community banking experience includes serving as president of Interstate Bank, Oak Forest, IL, from 1988–2008.

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Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago Announces Chairperson of the Board

01/13/2022
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBank Chicago) welcomes our newly elected Chairpersons of the Board for 2022-2023. James T. Ashworth has been elected Chairperson of the Board, along with Joseph Fazio III to serve as Vice Chairperson of the Board and Michelle L. Gross to serve as Vice Chairperson – Elect. Mr. Ashworth has been a member of the FHLBank Chicago Board of Directors since 2013. Mr. Fazio has been a Board Director since 2017 and Ms. Gross has been a Board Director since 2015.

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Local Community Banker is Named “Career Banker of the Year”

12/06/2021
The Career Development Division (CDD), a division of the Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI), named Katie Ashworth, CRM Officer/ Training Coordinator, of CNB Bank & Trust, N.A., Carlinville, as their “2021 Banker of the Year.”

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CNB Donates 2,500 Pounds of Food Locally

11/24/2021
CNB announces the 22nd annual CNB Food Drive a success! 2,500 pounds of food was collected; 220 at CNB, 460 at Primary School, 250 at Intermediate School, and 1,580 at CMS and CHS, as well as monetary donations totaling $215. A huge thank you to the local schools, Carlinville Food Pantry volunteers, and M&M for the use of their scales. From left: Representatives from CNB include: Jim Ashworth, President & Vice Chairman; Katie Ashworth, CRM Officer & Training Coordinator; Volunteers for the Food Pantry: Kathleen O'Brien, Charles Baker, Wendy Frankford, Saylor Nicholson, John Henry, Becky Lowrance, Natalie Keith

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Community Banker Elected to the 2021 ICBA Federal Delegate Board

09/30/2021
Washington, D.C. (September 29, 2021) — The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) today announced that community banker Shawn Davis, President & CEO of CNB Bank & Trust, NA, Carlinville, Illinois was elected to the ICBA Federal Delegate Board. Davis is one of two bankers from Illinois elected to this position. ICBA is the nation’s voice for community banks.

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CNB School Supply Drive 2021

08/04/2021
CNB Bank & Trust hosted a school supply drive in the Carlinville lobby during the month of July. Community members and bank employees collected over 800 items and monetary donations to give to the Carlinville School District.

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CNB Bank Shares has been named one of the "Top 200 Community Banks" by American Banker for 2021!

07/13/2021
As reported by American Banker, the nation’s top-performing community banks managed to boost profits and minimize loan losses despite the fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. The banking industry received considerable help from the federal government, including leniency with loan deferrals and fees from the Paycheck Protection Program. But the top performers were also able to increase revenue at nearly twice the rate of expenses.

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CNB Opens at New Location with Artistic Flair

06/10/2021
The newest CNB branch hosted an event celebrating its new location, 212 Evergreen Lane, Glen Carbon, featuring works by local artist Steve Hartman. In attendance were the newly elected officials of Edwardsville and Glen Carbon, and CNB’s 14-member staff of banking and wealth management professionals.

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Katie Ashworth Named to ICBA Independent Banker's 40 under 40

06/09/2021
Carlinville, IL (June 1, 2021)—Independent Banker magazine, the award-winning monthly publication of the Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA), today unveiled its annual 40 Under 40: Emerging Community Bank Leaders list. The award recognizes the nation’s up-and-coming community bank innovators and influencers who represent the future of the industry. Katie Ashworth, CRM Officer / Training Coordinator at CNB Bank & Trust, N.A. is named to the list.

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Southwestern High School Student Wins CBAI Foundation for Community Banking Scholarship

05/24/2021
Anna Gallaher, a graduating senior at Southwestern High School, is the recent recipient of a $500 scholarship from Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI). CNB Bank & Trust sponsored this state-wide scholarship competition which enabled Illinois high school seniors to compete in a statewide essay-writing contest.

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CNB Shareholders Hold Annual Meeting | April 28th 2021

05/21/2021
The shareholders of CNB Bank Shares, Inc. held their annual meeting on Wednesday, April 28, in CNB’s corporate headquarters in Carlinville. In addition to receiving a report on the past year’s performance, shareholders reelected the incumbent board of directors for the ensuing year.

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Causal for a Cause Jeans Day

05/03/2021
CNB Bank employees from 16 branches participated in a Casual for a Cause Jeans Day on April 28th to raise money for the Alzheimer’s Association. The fundraiser was organized by CNB employee, Lisa Wolf, who lost both her parents, Louis & Ruth Wolf, to the disease in the fall of 2016. The day of the fundraiser was held on what would have been Ruth’s 94th birthday.

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The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) announces reelection of James Ashworth of CNB Bank & Trust

11/10/2020
The Federal Home Loan Bank of Chicago (FHLBC) has announced that incumbent directors, James Ashworth of CNB Bank & Trust, and Michelle Gross of State Bank of Bement, have been reelected to serve as member directors for additional four-year terms beginning 1/1/21 and ending 12/31/24.

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LOCAL BANK OFFICERS JOIN CNB BANK & TRUST

10/16/2020
CARLINVILLE, IL- October 1, 2020… New to CNB Bank & Trust are three local banking officers: Brian Ury, Shannon Scheffel, and Bill Vogt. The three have spent their entire careers as community bankers, serving their local communities.

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Shawn Davis, President & CEO of CNB Bank & Trust, elected chairman of the Community Bankers Association of Illinois

10/01/2020
Shawn Davis, President & CEO of CNB Bank & Trust, was elected chairman of the Community Bankers Association of Illinois (CBAI) during the association’s annual business meeting held virtually on Friday, September 25, 2020. As chairman, Davis serves on the CBAI board of directors, handles the overall affairs of the association in conjunction with the first and second vice-chairman, and serves on its strategic planning and finance committees. He also serves on the Community BancService Corporation board.

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CNB Bank & Trust Wins Excellence and Innovation BKD Award

09/29/2020
Last summer, CNB Bank & Trust, N.A. offered a summer math program for students K-12. The bank worked with local schools to create packets to help students stay fresh with their math skills during the summer, as well as teach financial literacy. Students completing the program received a Visa gift card from the bank and gift certificates that helped promote and support local businesses.

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CNB Top Ag Bank 2020 ICBA Announcement

07/08/2020
CNB is pleased to announce its top spot on ICBA’s Agricultural lenders list for a bank size of $1 billion or more, awarded by ICBA for an exceptional performance last year. CNB is the top ranked Ag Bank in the State of Illinois and the number 6 ranked bank in the nation. A core focus of CNB is a dedication to agricultural lending.

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CNB Supporting Local Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic

05/29/2020
ALTON, IL – May 6, 2020 . . . CNB Bank & Trust, N.A. has been helping small and local businesses during this unprecedented time. As part of the C.A.R.E.S. Act, the Small Business Administration (SBA) launched the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) allowing small businesses to apply for a special loan that helps keep their workforce employed during the COVID-19 crisis.

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