SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d)
OF THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report: December 11, 2018
AUBURN NATIONAL BANCORPORATION, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
100 North Gay Street, P.O. Drawer 3110, Auburn, Alabama 36831-3110
(Addresses of Principal Executive Offices, including Zip Code)
(Registrants Telephone Number, including Area Code)
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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.
On December 11, 2018, E. L. Spencer, Jr announced his retirement as a director of Auburn National Bancorporation, Inc. (the Company) and the Companys wholly owned subsidiary, AuburnBank (the Bank), effective immediately.
Mr. Spencer served as a director of the Company and the Bank since 1984 and 1975, respectively. In addition, Mr. Spencer has served as Chairman Emeritus of the Companys Board of Directors since 2017, Chairman of the Companys Board of Directors from 1984 to 2017, Chairman of the Banks Board of Directors from 1980 to 2017, Chief Executive Officer and President of the Company from 1990 to 2017 and Chief Executive Officer and President of the Bank from 1990 to 2000.
In recognition of Mr. Spencers contributions to the Company and Bank, Mr. Spencer will continue in his role as Chairman Emeritus of the Company.
Mr. Spencers retirement is not a result of any disagreement between himself and the Company or the Bank, or their management, the boards of directors or any committee of the board of directors.
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Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Exhibits. The following exhibit is furnished herewith:
|99.1||Letter to the Board of Directors from E. L. Spencer, Jr. dated December 11, 2018|
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.
|AUBURN NATIONAL BANCORPORATION, INC.|
/s/ Robert W. Dumas
|Robert W. Dumas|
|President and Chief Executive Officer|
Date: December 11, 2018