BAR HARBOR — Josh Yarbrough has joined Bar Harbor Bank & Trust as Vice President, Community Banking Relationship Manager, working from the bank’s office at 82 Main Street.
In this role, he “helps local small businesses be successful by listening to their goals and responding quickly to their needs with suitable financial solutions, including commercial loans and cash management services,” a press release from the bank said.
Yarbrough comes to Bar Harbor Bank & Trust with more than 15 years of banking experience, having worked for Synovus Financial in Columbus, Ga. Other work experience includes managing the construction of luxury apartment complexes for Trimcor, LLC in Phoenix City, Ala.
Yarbrough earned his bachelor’s degree from Troy State University and while living in Columbus, he owned and operated a small retail store, Kiddie Shoppe.
“After visiting MDI over the last ten years and saying that one day we would like to live here, my family took the chance and moved up. We love the outdoors and see MDI as a great place to raise our children,” said Yarbrough.
Yarbrough is a member of MDI Rotary and the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce. He volunteers with the Bar Harbor Food Pantry and Friends of Acadia and enjoys hiking, bicycling, kayaking and running.
He lives in Mount Desert with his wife, Tiffany, and their two young children.