Ellsworth, Maine (April 12, 2021) – Chris St. Aubin has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Vice President, Information Security Officer. In this role, he is responsible for maintaining safe and secure technical systems and the physical environment that protects the Bank’s customers, data, and employees from cyberattacks and other security threats.
Chris has more than 14 years of experience in information security. He has worked in a variety of industries including financial services, defense, and research and manufacturing. Chris earned his bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems from Hodges University. He holds several professional certifications including Certified Chief Information Security Officer (C-CISO) from EC-Council, Certified Expert Cyber Investigations (CECI) from McAfee Institute, and Certified Cyber Crime Investigator (CCCI) from the National White Collar Crime Center.
Chris volunteers with InfraGard, a nonprofit organization serving as a public-private partnership between U.S. businesses and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He served as a board member and, most recently, the Banking Sector Chief for the Boston chapter of InfraGard. Chris also spent 12 years volunteering for the Boy Scouts of America, specifically the Plymouth, Massachusetts, pack and troop 51.
Chris is a disabled veteran, having served in the US Army Combat Engineers. He was awarded two Army Achievement Medals and the Good Conduct Medal.
Chris and his wife, Amy, reside in Beddington, Maine. They have two children.
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 $3.6 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 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.