Kara Sarantis Joins Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as AVP, Mortgage Loan Originator

Kara SarantisConcord, New Hampshire (September 6, 2022) – Kara Sarantis has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Assistant Vice President, Mortgage Loan Originator (NMLS# 1051766). In this role, she helps individuals and families in Southern New Hampshire find the right financing solutions for their homes.

Prior to her career in banking, Kara worked as a business and retail manager for eight years. She joined TD Bank in 2013 as Assistant Branch Manager for their Londonderry, New Hampshire, branch and, later, for their Manchester, New Hampshire, branch. Kara was promoted to Branch Manager of TD Bank’s location in Epping, New Hampshire, in 2018. Prior to joining Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, she worked as a Financial Center Manager for Bank of America.

Kara completed coursework at Seacoast Career Schools and earned a certification in medical coding. She is active in the community and has previously volunteered with the Special Olympics and Easter Seals.

Kara and her significant other, DJ Ladeau, live in Deerfield, 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 subsidiary Bar Harbor Wealth Management. For more information about Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, visit www.barharbor.bank or call 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.