Peter Brockelman Joins Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as SVP, Middle Market Relationship Manager

Peter BrockelmanBar Harbor, Maine (February 4, 2020) – Peter Brockelman has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Senior Vice President, Middle Market Relationship Manager. Peter is a seasoned commercial lending professional whose primary focus has been commercial real estate. In his role at the Bank, he will develop relationships with commercial owners, operators, and developers across New England.

Peter has nearly 30 years of experience in the banking industry. Most recently, he spent 18 years at TD Bank where he was last the Head of Commercial Real Estate North Division. Earlier in his career, he worked for Forest City Ratner Companies, GMAC/RFC Commercial Mortgage Finance, and U.S. Bancorp.

“I have known Pete for many years, and he represents exactly the type of experienced, thoughtful banker that we are fortunate to attract as we continue to grow our commercial brand and customer base,” said Curtis C. Simard, Bar Harbor Bank & Trust President and Chief Executive Officer. “We are all very excited to have him join our team and look forward to our successes together.”

Peter earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Connecticut College, a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Yale School of Management, and a Master of Environmental Studies degree from the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies.

Peter is involved with numerous professional organizations including the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties; The Real Estate Finance Association-Greater Boston Real Estate Board; National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts; Real Estate Lenders Association; and, The Risk Management Association. He also supports numerous community organizations.

Peter, his wife Wendy, and their two children reside in Princeton, Massachusetts.

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.