HWBK Hawthorn Bancshares
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Common Stock, par value $1.00 per share
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Effective May 11, 2020 W. Bruce Phelps will retire as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. and as Chief Financial Officer of its subsidiary Hawthorn Bank. Mr. Phelps will continue his employment with Hawthorn Bancshares until June 30, 2020 to provide for an orderly transition.
To fill the vacancy resulting from Mr. Phelps' retirement, Stephen E. Guthrie, age 63, will be appointed as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer of Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc. and as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of its subsidiary, Hawthorn Bank, effective May 11, 2020. Prior to joining our company, Mr. Guthrie most recently served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Landmark Bank in Columbia, Missouri, the wholly-owned subsidiary of The Landrum Company. The Landrum Company was recently acquired by Simmons First National Corporation, holding company for Simmons Bank. Mr. Guthrie served as Senior Vice President, Internal Audit and Risk & Controls for Capmark Finance Inc. from September 2006 to May 2010. From 2003 to 2006, Mr. Guthrie served as Vice President, Internal Audit and Corporate Security for AT&T Corp. From 2000 to 2003, Mr. Guthrie served as Vice President, Auditing Services for Pharmacia Corporation. From 1979 to 2000 Mr. Guthrie served in various capacities with Monsanto Company, serving as Chief Financial Officer of Monsanto Canada, Inc. from 1999 to 2000. Mr. Guthrie is a licensed CPA.
|Hawthorn Bancshares, Inc.|
|By:||/s/ David T. Turner|
|Name: David T. Turner|
|Title: Chairman, CEO & President|