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February 19, 2020
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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.
TEGNA Inc. (the “Company”) files this Current Report on Form 8-K/A (“Current Report”) to amend and supplement the Company’s Current Report on Form 8-K dated February 19, 2020 (the “Prior Report”) and filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission by the Company on February 19, 2020. The Prior Report announced the election of Karen H. Grimes to the Company’s board of directors. At the time of the Prior Report, the Company’s board of directors had not determined on which committee Ms. Grimes would serve.
The Company files this Current Report to disclose that the Company’s board of directors has appointed Ms. Grimes to the Audit Committee, effective as of May 22, 2020.
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: May 29, 2020
/s/ Akin S. Harrison
Akin S. Harrison
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary