Waterville, Maine (July 18, 2023) - Alison Applegate has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Assistant Vice President, Community Banking Relationship Manager. In this role, she helps entrepreneurs from Waterville to Rockland find the right financing and deposit solutions for their small businesses.
Alison has more than 15 years of experience in lending and sales experience. Her career in banking began as a Commercial Banker at Machias Savings Bank, where she focused on preparing and submitting loan packages for underwriting and processing to establishing and maintaining customer relationships. For the last ten years, Alison has been at Bangor Savings Bank, where she took on tasks of increasing leadership responsibility, eventually working her way up to Consumer Relationship Manager.
Alison has completed coursework from American Bankers Association on topics such as tax strategies and analyzing financial statements. She is registered with the Nationwide Mortgage Licensing System (NMLS#1066013) and is also a State of Maine Notary Public.
Alison has been an active volunteer in the community. She is the Treasurer for Girl Scout Troop #1867 and, throughout the year, volunteers at multiple animal rescue organizations.
Alison and her three daughters reside in Thorndike, Maine.
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 $3.9 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 subsidiary Bar Harbor Wealth Management. For more information about Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, visit www.barharbor.bank or call 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.