Beth Wood Joins Bar Harbor Bank & Trust

Topsham, Maine (November 20, 2018) – Beth Wood has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Vice President, Compliance Manager. Working from the Bank’s Topsham branch, Beth helps coordinate the Bank’s overall compliance management system. She oversees the work of team members, monitors and responds to new and changing regulations, and ensures policies and procedures are up to date so banking operations run smoothly.
 
Beth started her banking career in 2010 at Dirigo Federal Credit Union. During her eight-year tenure there, she rose to the position of Compliance Officer serving on their Risk, IT and Physical Security committees. Beth is especially skilled in risk management and security, which includes compliance with the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) and conducting internal audits. She is a certified BSA Specialist and holds a bachelor’s degree from Kaplan University and is currently working toward her MBA at the New England College of Business, with a concentration in Compliance and Ethics.
 
In the community, Beth is an active member of the Young Professionals of Lewiston-Auburn Area and Young Professionals Network. Summer is her favorite season when she enjoys outdoor activities with her family such as hiking, boating, and relaxing on the beach. Beth is a life-long resident of Lewiston, along with her fiancé, Travis, and their three children.
 
Please join us in welcoming Beth Wood to the Bar Harbor Bank & Trust team.
 
Bar Harbor Bankshares (NYSE American: BHB) is the parent company of its wholly owned subsidiary, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. Operating over 50 locations across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is headquartered in Bar Harbor, Maine and has more than $3.5 billion in assets. As a leading Northern New England community bank, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust offers a full range of personal and business banking services, as well as wealth management services through its subsidiaries Bar Harbor Trust Services and Charter Trust Company. For more information about Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, visit www.BarHarbor.bank or call 1-888-853-7100. Member FDIC.
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