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Russell Thibeault Retires from Bank of New Hampshire Board of Directors


Laconia, New Hampshire – February 8, 2022 – Bank of New Hampshire is announcing the retirement of Russell Thibeault from the Bank of New Hampshire Board of Directors.

Russ joined the Bank as a Corporator in 2000 and was appointed as a Director of Bank of New Hampshire and a Trustee of BNH Financial in 2007. His guidance has been instrumental in the growth of the Bank.

In 1976, Russ founded Applied Economic Research, an economic and real estate consulting firm headquartered in Laconia. Over the years, Russ has been affiliated with numerous civic and charitable organizations, including serving as President of the Lakes Region Mental Health Foundation, past President of the Laconia Industrial Development Corporation, and Board Member of Genesis Mental Health Center. He was also a frequent guest and contributor to the NH’s Business segment on WMUR.

Bank of New Hampshire is proud to have had Russ on our Board of Directors as we aspire to remain an independent mutual financial institution, delivering innovative solutions and exceptional service, while assisting our employees, customers and communities to build brighter futures.

Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831 provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire and southern Maine. With 21 banking offices and assets exceeding $2 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and one of the largest independent banks in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank’s customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders. For more information, call 1.800.832.0912 or visit

Photo Caption: Russell Thibeault, Retired Member of the Board of Directors for Bank of New Hampshire

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