Brandon, Vermont (October 26, 2021) – Melissa Case has been promoted to Vice President, Branch Relationship Manager at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. She leads the retail banking teams at the Bank’s Brandon, Rochester, and South Royalton locations in providing solutions and guidance to help individuals, families, and businesses meet their financial goals.
Melissa has more than 24 years of experience in the financial services industry. She began her career in banking in 1997 at Vermont National Bank (later merged with Merchants Bank), where she worked in customer service and lending. In 2005, Melissa joined First Brandon National Bank, which later became Lake Sunapee Bank and was acquired by Bar Harbor Bank & Trust in 2017. Prior to her promotion, she served as Assistant Vice President, Branch Relationship Manager.
Melissa earned a Retail Branch Management Diploma, Consumer Lending Certificate, and General Banking Diploma from the Center for Financial Training. She also attended the Northern New England School of Banking.
Melissa has been an active volunteer in the community, having served as a board member of the Brandon Area Chamber of Commerce; board member of the Friends of the Brandon Town Hall; and board member of the Otter Valley Football Club. She also served as treasurer for the Brandon Independence Day Celebration and treasurer of the Brandon Wrestling Club.
Melissa and her husband Randall live in Brandon, Vermont. They have two children, Alic and Colby.
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.