Martha Searchfield, who had been acting as Interim Director of the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce was announced on Monday, April 18th as the new Executive Director.

In a press release, Cinnamon Catlin-Legutko stated "After a nationwide search, it became apparent that Martha was the best possible choice. Her skillful and dedicated leadership throughout the past several months on an interim basis has reinforced the decision."

Searchfield said "I have always loved being part of the Bar Harbor community as both a resident and small business owner and as a long time member of the chamber of commerce. I am very excited and looking forward to serving the community in my new role as Executive Director of the Bar Harbor Chamber of Commerce."

Searchfield's first day as Executive Director will be Wednesday, April 27th.