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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.
Effective December 17, 2021, pursuant to a mutual agreement with Lordstown Motors Corp. (the “Company”), Thomas V. Canepa will no longer serve as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of the Company and will provide transitional services through January 31, 2022.
In connection with Mr. Canepa’s departure, the Company’s Board of Directors appointed Melissa A. Leonard as the Company’s Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, effective January 1, 2022.
Ms. Leonard, age 52, was co-leader of the Mergers and Acquisitions team for Baker & Hostetler LLP, where she has served as outside counsel to the Company since 2019. Ms. Leonard has been a corporate and transactional attorney at Baker & Hostetler LLP since 1995 and has extensive legal experience with mergers and acquisitions, financings and corporate governance matters. Ms. Leonard was as a member of the Board of Trustees of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Cleveland, Ohio from 2007 – 2021 and served on the Finance and Governance Committees. Ms. Leonard earned her Bachelor of Science from Miami University and her Juris Doctor from the University of Michigan School of Law.
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.
|LORDSTOWN MOTORS CORP.|
|Date: December 21, 2021||By:||/s/ Adam Kroll|
|Chief Financial Officer (Principal Financial and Accounting Officer)|