Michael Hawkes Joins Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as VP, Regional Banking Team Leader for Southern New Hampshire

Nashua, New Hampshire (November 30, 2018) – Bar Harbor Bank & Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Hawkes, to Vice President, Regional Banking Team Leader for the Bank’s Southern New Hampshire region. Working from the Bank’s retail office at 188 Main Street in Nashua, Michael and his team of experienced Commercial Bankers are committed to assisting companies achieve their financing goals. Michael’s 20 years of experience lending to a vast variety of industries has afforded him the opportunity to provide effective and unique financing solutions to companies and real estate operators of all sizes.
 
“I am pleased to have Michael join Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Regional Banking Team Leader for the Southern New Hampshire Region,” said John Mercier, EVP/Chief Lending Officer at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. “His experience as both a Relationship Manager and Portfolio Manager will truly benefit our customers in Southern New Hampshire. Michael’s diversified lending background will be of significant value to many.”
 
Michael grew up in northern Massachusetts and earned his bachelor’s degree from Babson College. He and his wife, Becky, currently reside in Merrimack, New Hampshire with their young son, Jackson. Michael is an avid golfer and a New England sports fan.
 
Please join us in welcoming Michael Hawkes 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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