SWX Southwest Gas

Filed: 10 May 21, 5:15pm

Washington, D.C. 20549

Form 8-K

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) May 6, 2021

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)  (Commission File Number) (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

8360 S. Durango Drive
Post Office Box 98510
Las Vegas, Nevada                     89193-8510
(Address of principal executive offices)                (Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code: (702) 876‑7237
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading SymbolName of each exchange on which registered
Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. Common Stock, $1 Par ValueSWXNew York Stock Exchange
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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).     Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.

Item 5.07 Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.

The Annual Meeting of Stockholders of Southwest Gas Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) was held on May 6, 2021. Holders of approximately 51,725,324 shares of common stock were represented in person or by proxy. The Company’s stockholders (i) elected each of the persons listed below to serve as a director of the Company for a term that will continue until the next annual meeting of stockholders or until his or her successor has been duly elected and qualified or the director’s earlier resignation, death, or removal, (ii) approved the advisory vote on named executive officer compensation, and (iii) ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm. The following tables present the final results of voting on each of the matters submitted to a vote at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders:

Proposal 1. The election of ten (10) directors.
NameForWithholdBroker Non-Votes
Robert L. Boughner48,238,919 924,335 2,562,070 
José A. Cárdenas48,652,597 510,657 2,562,070 
Stephen C. Comer48,334,932 828,322 2,562,070 
John P. Hester48,757,088 406,165 2,562,070 
Jane Lewis-Raymond48,924,080 239,174 2,562,070 
Anne L. Mariucci46,644,565 2,518,688 2,562,070 
Michael J. Melarkey47,030,817 2,132,436 2,562,070 
A. Randall Thoman48,644,867 518,387 2,562,070 
Thomas A. Thomas48,542,532 620,722 2,562,070 
Leslie T. Thornton48,761,896 401,357 2,562,070 

Proposal 2. Advisory vote to approve the Company's executive compensation.
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes

Proposal 3. The ratification of the selection of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm for the Company for fiscal year 2021.

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 10, 2021 
 Thomas E. Moran
 Corporate Secretary/Legal Counsel