SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, DC 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): September 15, 2022
Goosehead Insurance, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
1500 Solana Boulevard, Ste. 4500
Westlake, Texas 76262
(Address of Principal Executive Offices, and Zip Code)
Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Class A Common Stock, par value $.01 per share
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (17 CFR §230.405) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (17 CFR §240.12b-2).
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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.
As previously disclosed, Mark Colby departed from his role as Chief Financial Officer of the Company and was succeeded in such role by Mark E. Jones, Jr., on September 12, 2022. On September 15,2022, the Company and Mr. Colby entered into a Separation and Engagement Agreement (the “Agreement”) in connection with Mr. Colby’s departure as Chief Financial Officer and his engagement as a consultant during a transition period.
Pursuant to the terms of the Agreement, the Company has agreed, in return for Mr. Colby’s consulting services and a mutual release, to pay Mark Colby a consulting fee equal to his current salary through March 15, 2023, and to extend the exercise period of Mr. Colby’s vested stock options to December 31, 2023. The description of the Agreement is qualified in its entirety by the full text of the Agreement, a copy of which will be filed as an exhibit to the Company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended September 30, 2022.
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: September 16, 2022
GOOSEHEAD INSURANCE, INC.
/s/ Mark E. Jones
Mark E. Jones
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer