Jessica Hooper Joins Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as AVP, Mortgage Loan Originator

Jessica HooperNewport, New Hampshire (December 29, 2020) – Jessica Hooper has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Assistant Vice President, Mortgage Loan Originator (NMLS#1070226). In this role, she will be helping individuals and families in the New Hampshire communities of Newport, New London, Sunapee, Grantham, and Claremont find the right financing solutions for their homes.

Jessica has more than 15 years of banking experience. She began her banking career as a customer service representative for Lake Sunapee Bank and was later named Assistant Vice President, Branch Manager. Most recently, Jessica served as Assistant Vice President, Mortgage Loan Originator at Claremont Savings Bank. In additional to her professional experience, Jessica attended Northern New England School of Banking and completed coursework at the Center for Financial Training. She is a graduate of Leadership Upper Valley.

Jessica serves as chair of the Neighbors Helping Neighbors committee of the Sunapee Region Board of REALTORS® and is president of the Lempster Community School PTSA. She previously served as a member of Claremont Sugar River Rotary, board member for the Greater Claremont Chamber of Commerce, and Events Committee member for the Sunapee Chamber of Commerce.

Jessica, her husband AJ, and their three daughters live in Lempster, New Hampshire.

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.

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