Caitlin Dunston Promoted to SVP, Corporate Counsel at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust

Caitlin DunstBar Harbor, Maine (February 24, 2020) – Caitlin Dunston has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Corporate Counsel at Bar Harbor Bank & Trust. Since joining the Bank in 2018, she has distinguished herself as an invaluable member of the organization, providing consultation to senior management on legal issues and legal support for all the Bank’s business lines. Caitlin is also responsible for company-wide contractual negotiations and review.

“In a relatively short timeframe Caitlin has become a very important part of our team, especially in successfully managing risk around legal matters ranging from real estate matters to M&A,” said Curtis C. Simard, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust President and Chief Executive Officer. “She is well respected in our company and we are pleased to announce this well-deserved promotion.”

Caitlin holds a J.D. from Rutgers Law School and a Bachelors of Arts degree from Rutgers University. During her career, she has worked with the New Jersey Superior Court, and the City of Philadelphia as Deputy City Solicitor. She is licensed in Maine, New Jersey and Pennsylvania and is a member of the Maine State Bar Association.

Caitlin serves on the board of trustees for Camp Beech Cliff in Mount Desert, Maine. She and her husband Francis live in Ellsworth, Maine.

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.