Flexsteel Industries (FLXS)

Filed: 22 Dec 21, 12:28pm






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

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 21, 2021


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385 Bell Street, Dubuque, Iowa 52001-0877

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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.

(d)       Effective December 21, 2021, the Board of Directors (the “Board”) of Flexsteel Industries, Inc. (the “Company”) appointed Michael Scott Culbreth to the Board. Mr. Culbreth will serve as a Class III director, which class will stand for re-election at the 2022 annual meeting of the shareholders. Mr. Culbreth was appointed as a member of the Board’s Compensation Committee and the Board’s Audit Committee.


Mr. Culbreth will participate in the Company’s non-executive director compensation program. Pursuant to this program, Mr. Culbreth will receive: (i) an annual retainer of $55,000 for service as a Board member, and (ii) a quarterly stock grant with a value of $17,500, rounded to the nearest share, with no additional vesting requirements. Mr. Culbreth will also receive an annual retainer of $5,000 for service as a member of the Compensation Committee and will also receive an annual retainer of $7,500 for service as a member of the Audit Committee.


Since the beginning of the Company’s last fiscal year through the present, there have been no transactions with the Company, and there are currently no proposed transactions with the Company, in which the amount involved exceeds $120,000 and in which Mr. Culbreth had or will have a direct or indirect material interest within the meaning of Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. No arrangement or understanding exists between Mr. Culbreth and any other person pursuant to which he was appointed as a director of the Company.

Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure

On December 22, 2021, the Company issued a press release announcing the appointment of Mr. Culbreth to the Board of the Company. A copy of the press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

The information in this Item 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1 attached hereto, is intended to be furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Exchange Act, or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be incorporated by reference into any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.




Press Release by Flexsteel Industries, Inc. dated December 22, 2021.


Cover Page Interactive Data File (formatted as inline XBRL and contained in Exhibit 101)


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: December 22, 2021


/s/ Derek P. Schmidt

Derek P. Schmidt

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer