8-K: Current report filing
Published on November 16, 2022
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):
November 12, 2022
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ITEM 5.02 DEPARTURE OF DIRECTORS OR CERTAIN OFFICERS; ELECTION OF DIRECTORS; APPOINTMENT OF CERTAIN OFFICERS; COMPENSATORY ARRANGEMENTS OF CERTAIN OFFICERS
On November 12, 2022, the board of directors (the “Board”) of Centene Corporation (the “Company”) elected Monte Ford to the Board, with a term expiring at the Company’s 2023 annual meeting of stockholders.
Mr. Ford will participate in the Company’s standard non-employee director compensation program as described in the Company’s proxy statement filed with the SEC on March 11, 2022.
There are no arrangements or understandings pursuant to which Mr. Ford has been elected as a director of the Company. There are no family relationships between Mr. Ford and any director or executive officer of the Company. There are no related party transactions in respect of the Company of the kind described in Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K in which Mr. Ford was a participant.
ITEM 7.01 REGULATION FD DISCLOSURE
A copy of the press release announcing the events described in Item 5.02 above is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date:||November 16, 2022||By:||/s/ Christopher A. Koster|
|Christopher A. Koster
Executive Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel