Jerold Lee, Community Bank President for Commerce Bank, has announced that Michael J. Scholes has been appointed as director to the Commerce Bank Community Advisory Board for Hannibal.
Scholes was born and raised in Hannibal, and has worked in all facets of his family’s business, Reliable Pest Solutions, from the time he was 14. Currently president of Reliable Pest Solutions, Scholes is the fourth generation owner. He is Certified and Licensed in Missouri, Illinois and Iowa. He holds certifications from AIB, USDA, and from Purdue University.
Scholes is very involved with the Hannibal community and serves on the board of the Hannibal Evening Kiwanis Club and is a member of the Hannibal public library board. In the past, Scholes served on the World of Wonders board from 2006 – 2008, Hannibal Chamber of Commerce board from 2007 – 2012 and was president of the Hannibal Chamber in 2010. He and his wife Carol and have four children.