UNITED STATES 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): June 2, 2021
|Green Brick Partners, Inc.|
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification Number)|
|2805 Dallas Pkwy||,||Ste 400|
|(Address of principal executive offices, including Zip Code)||(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)|
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report) Not Applicable
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common Stock, par value $0.01 per share||GRBK||The Nasdaq Stock Market LLC|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
Green Brick Partners, Inc. (the “Company”) held its annual meeting of stockholders on June 2, 2021 (the “Annual Meeting”). At the Annual Meeting the stockholders voted on the following items:
Proposal 1—Election of Directors
The election of seven directors to hold office until the 2022 annual meeting of stockholders and the due election and qualification of their respective successors, or such nominee’s earlier death, removal or resignation received the following vote:
|Number of Votes|
|Elizabeth K. Blake||29,151,427||7,374,198||6,838,720|
|James R. Brickman||36,304,345||221,280||6,838,720|
|John R. Farris||34,593,482||1,932,143||6,838,720|
|Richard S. Press||31,051,474||5,474,151||6,838,720|
Each of the seven director nominees received a plurality of the votes cast at the Annual Meeting and were elected as directors of the Company until the 2022 annual meeting of stockholders and the due election and qualification of their respective successors, or such nominee’s earlier death, removal or resignation.
Proposal 2—Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered Public Accounting Firm
The ratification of the appointment of RSM US LLP to serve as the independent registered public accounting firm for the Company for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2021 received the following vote:
|Number of Votes|
Proposal 2 was approved by the affirmative vote of holders of a majority of the shares of the Company’s common stock issued, present and voting at the Annual Meeting.
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.
|GREEN BRICK PARTNERS, INC.|
|By:||/s/ Richard A. Costello|
|Name:||Richard A. Costello|
|Title:||Chief Financial Officer|
Date: June 4, 2021