Location: Springfield, Mo.
Assets: $442 million
President and CEO: Mark McFatridge
Popular with employees: More than half of the employees serve on at least one committee focused on strategic initiatives, allowing them to share ideas and take action.
Career development/training program: Metropolitan University is an internal program that provides employees with paid internships, management training and career guidance.
Fitness/wellness program: The bank reimburses employees $50 per quarter for anything that helps improve their quality of life, including fitness memberships, hobbies and basic necessities.