Lynne Ford Recognized with American Bankers Association’s 40 Under 40 in Wealth Management Award

Lynne FordHanover, New Hampshire (December 15, 2020) – Lynne Ford, Vice President & Wealth Manager at Charter Trust Company, a subsidiary of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust, has been named a member of the American Bankers Association’s 40 Under 40 in Wealth Management, class of 2021. The honor recognizes wealth management and fiduciary professionals who are committed to the highest standards of achievement at work and in their communities.

“When you have client meetings with Lynne, you see very quickly how caring and committed she is to clients,” said Jason Edgar, President of Charter Trust Company. “Lynne is an accomplished wealth management professional, and the 40 Under 40 in Wealth Management Award from the American Bankers Association is a well-deserved reflection of her talent and dedication to our clients.”

Lynne has more than 17 years of wealth management experience, all with Charter Trust Company. She joined the company as a Wealth Administrator in 2003 and has taken on roles of increasing leadership responsibility. Lynne was named Vice President in 2016. In her current role, she assists individual, business, and municipal clients with estate planning, retirement planning, asset management, gifting, cash management, business planning, account administration, and tax planning.

Lynne holds a bachelor’s degree in Law and Government with a concentration in Legal Studies from Rivier College. She has successfully completed the courses of study for the American Bankers Association Trust Administration Level I, II & III with emphasis in Taxation and Estate Planning, Trust Administration and Investment Management.

Lynne, her husband Jeremy, and their three daughters live in Canaan, 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 or call 888-853-7100. Member FDIC.