Bar Harbor Savings and Loan Association Announces Promotion

January 4, 2022

dawn nason

Bar Harbor Savings and Loan Association has announced the promotion of Dawn Nason of Blue Hill, Maine to Assistant Vice President, Compliance Officer and Information Security Officer. Ms. Nason has more than twenty-five years of financial management experience within the banking industry. Over the course of her career, she has obtained a depth of knowledge and understanding of financial reporting, auditing, risk management, accounting procedures, operations and federal and state compliance regulations.

Announcing the appointment, Senior Vice President & Treasurer David Cohen said of Nason, “Dawn has done a tremendous job transitioning to the Compliance Officer position and has been an important and integral part of the BHSLA Management Team.  She is a hard worker and a valuable team player.”

Ms. Nason holds an A.S. Degree in Accountancy from Andover College. She has completed additional continuing education and training from Cannon School of Audit, The MIS Institute, and the M & M Compliance School, studying Audit, Compliance and Risk Management.

Nason lives in Blue Hill and has a strong commitment to volunteering in her community.  Currently she is a member of the registration team for Relay for Life, a class agent for George Stevens Academy and volunteers at Nichols Day Camp in Sedgwick.  In her spare time Dawn enjoys traveling with her family and their Siberian Husky, Teaka.