Kathleen Murphy joins Commerce Bank's Commercial Banking Team

Columbia, MO – November 15, 2017, – Teresa Maledy, chairman and CEO, Commerce Bank, Central Missouri region, announced that Kathleen Murphy joined Commerce as a small business banking specialist.  In her position, she is responsible for implementation and development of initiatives to further establish the bank’s small business banking product packages, offering customized lending, credit and money management solutions for the small business owner/operator.    

Murphy is a graduate of Central Michigan University and has more than 30 years of experience in finance and not-for-profit administration.  Prior to moving to Columbia she was active in the community, serving as board chair for White County Community Foundation, Searcy, Arkansas, and allocations chair for the local United Way board. 

About Commerce Bank
Commerce Bank, is a subsidiary of Commerce Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: CBSH), a $25.0 billion regional bank holding company, as of September 30, 2017. For more than 150 years, Commerce has been meeting the financial services needs of individuals and businesses. Commerce provides a full range of financial products to consumer and commercial customers, including personal banking, lending, mortgage banking, wealth management, brokerage and capital markets services. Commerce operates in more than 330 locations in the central United States and has a nationwide presence in the commercial payments industry.

For additional information, please visit www.commercebank.com