West Bancorporation (WTBA)

Data from SEC filings
Employee count
CEO pay ratio
CEO Salary
Median Employee Salary
ESG framework mentions
In last year of SEC filings
Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
No mentions
Global Reporting Initiative (GRI)
No mentions
Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD)
No mentions
UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
No mentions
Shareholder alignment
Proxy contests and exempt solicitations in last 3 years

No recent proxy contest or exempt solicitation filings from shareholders.

Vote support at last AGM

The Company's Annual Meeting was held on April 28, 2022. The record date for determination of shareholders entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting was February 18, 2022. There were 16,554,846 shares of common stock outstanding as of that date, with each such share being entitled to one vote. At the Annual Meeting, the holders of 13,559,786 shares, or approximately 81.9 percent of the outstanding shares, were represented in person or by proxy, which constituted a quorum for the Annual Meeting. The following proposals were voted on at the Annual Meeting:

Proposal 1 - Election of Directors

Thirteen directors were elected to serve for a one year term or until their successors are elected and qualified. The voting results to elect each director were as follows:
ForWithheldBroker Non-Votes
Patrick J. Donovan9,416,019 205,313 3,938,454
Lisa J. Elming9,528,856 92,476 3,938,454
Steven K. Gaer8,924,770 696,562 3,938,454
Michael J. Gerdin9,455,700 165,632 3,938,454
Douglas R. Gulling9,407,095 214,237 3,938,454
Sean P. McMurray9,427,521 193,811 3,938,454
George D. Milligan8,883,078 738,254 3,938,454
David D. Nelson9,407,769 213,563 3,938,454
James W. Noyce8,912,240 709,092 3,938,454
Rosemary Parson9,611,774 9,558 3,938,454
Steven T. Schuler9,419,292 202,040 3,938,454
Therese M. Vaughan9,402,472 218,860 3,938,454
Philip Jason Worth9,407,054 214,278 3,938,454

Proposal 2 - Approval, on a nonbinding basis, of the 2021 executive compensation disclosed in the Company's definitive proxy statement, which was filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 10, 2022 and supplemented by the information reported in