Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors;
Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On June 2, 2014, the Board of Directors of Old National Bancorp (the "Company")
elected Jerome "Jerry" F. Henry, Jr. to serve as a director for a term expiring
at the 2015 annual meeting of shareholders. Mr. Henry has not yet been assigned
to any Board committees. Mr. Henry has no relationships or transactions with the
Company which are required to be disclosed pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation
Mr. Henry will be compensated for his service on the Board of Directors of the
Company and any committee of the Board on which he serves in accordance with the
Company's compensation arrangements for all outside directors. Outside directors
of the Company are paid an annual retainer of $70,000 for serving as directors.
Of this amount, directors receive $35,000 in cash and $35,000 in the form of
Company stock. The stock retainer is paid in two equal installments in May and
November. Additional committee chair and committee membership retainers are paid
as follows: Audit Committee Chair $12,000, Audit Committee Member $6,000,
Compensation and Management Development Committee Chair $10,000, Compensation
and Management Development Committee Member $5,000, Other Committee Chair
$8,000, and Other Committee Member $4,000. Committee fees and the cash retainer
are paid quarterly in the month following the end of the quarter, except fees
for the last quarter of the year, which are paid in December.
In addition, Mr. Henry will be eligible to participate in a nonqualified
deferred compensation plan, known as the "Directors Deferred Compensation Plan,"
for the Company's non-employee directors. A director may defer 25%, 50%, 75%, or
100% of his cash compensation pursuant to this plan. The Company credits a
director's plan account with earnings based on the hypothetical earnings of an
investment fund consisting of Company stock, the return on a recognized market
index selected by the Compensation and Management Development Committee of the
Board, or a combination of the two, as elected by the director.
A copy of a press release issued on June 2, 2014 announcing the election of Mr.
Henry to the Company's Board of Directors is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 5.03 Amendments to Articles of Incorporation or Bylaws; Change in Fiscal
On June 2, 2014, the Board of Directors of the Company adopted an amendment to
Article V, Section 1 of the Company's By-Laws. As amendmed, the number of
directors to be elected by the holders of the shares of capital stock entitled
by the Articles of Incorporation of the Company to elect directors shall be
A copy of the Company's Amended and Restated By-Laws, as amended on June 2,
2014, is attached hereto as Exhibit 3.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and
Article V, Section 1 thereof is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
3.1 - Amended and Restated By-Laws of Old National Bancorp, as amended June 2,
99.1 - Press Release issued by Old National Bancorp dated June 2, 2014.
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