Bangor, Maine, August 31, 2012 – June B. Parent, executive vice president of retail banking for Camden National Bank, is pleased to announce that Jeffrey D. Charland has been named vice president and regional manager for Camden National’s 10 mid-coast branches. Charland is based in the bank’s Rockland branch and oversees retail branch operations for all retail branch locations in Belfast, Camden, Damariscotta, Rockland, Thomaston, Union, Vinalhaven and Waldoboro.
“As a lifelong Mainer, I am proud to be in a position to serve the community of the mid-coast while working for Camden National Bank,” said Charland. “I feel fortunate to be surrounded by so many dedicated people who share my passion for the people and places in this great state.”
Charland has been with Camden National Bank since 2010, previously serving as market manager for Camden National’s Rockland and Vinalhaven branches. Charland has 14 years of management and operations experience, including positions as chief operating officer for Cadillac Mountain Sports and director of operations at Farnsworth Art Museum prior to joining Camden National.
“I am very pleased to have Jeff Charland take over the retail regional management responsibilities for our mid-coast branches,” said Parent. “With his strong leadership skills and his focus towards meeting the needs of our customers, Jeff will be very successful in his new role.”
Charland holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Maine and a certificate of post graduate studies in business administration. He holds a supervisory leadership certificate from the University of Maine as well. Charland is actively involved in his local community, serving as a trustee of the Farnsworth Art Museum, president of Rockland Main Street, Inc., and advisory board member of Many Flags, One Campus. He currently lives in Camden.
Camden National Corporation, recently recognized by Forbes magazine as one of “America’s Most Trustworthy Companies,” is the holding company employing more than 400 Maine residents for two financial services companies including Camden National Bank and the wealth management company, Acadia Trust, N.A. Camden National Bank is a full-service community bank with a network of 38 banking offices throughout Maine. Acadia Trust offers investment management and fiduciary services with offices in Portland and Ellsworth. Located at Camden National Bank, Camden Financial Consultants offers full-service brokerage and insurance services.