About Us

Sterling Bank is a Great Community Bank with the structural and cultural impact that is built to last.


On October 14, 2003, a common group of individuals formed
a relationship with an uncommon goal, “Building a Great Community Bank.” We are building for you, with outstanding service, niche products and services and innovative contributions to the community. 


A Sterling History

On October 14, 2003, a common group of individuals formed a relationship with an uncommon goal, Building a Great Community Bank. 

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Our Facilities

Sterling Bank has four convenient locations to serve all of your banking needs! Locations include Clayton and Chesterfield in the St. Louis Metro Area and Van Buren and Poplar Bluff in Southeast Missouri. Additionally, Sterling Bank operates a loan production office in the Chicago suburb of St. Charles, IL.

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Board of Directors 

Sterling Bank was introduced on October 19, 2004. The Sterling Bank Board includes Kenneth Poteet, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Scott Spencer, Vice Chairman, Daniel Coffman, James K. (“Ken”) Maddox and Slug Hefner. Brenda Brown is Secretary. 

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