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 (Date of earliest event reported): March 20, 2019
Investar Holding Corporation
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
10500 Coursey Blvd.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (225) 227-2222
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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 March 20, 2019, Carl R. Schneider, Jr., a member of the board of directors (the “Board”) of Investar Holding Corporation (the “Company”), informed the Board that although he will continue to serve as a director until the Company’s 2019 annual meeting of shareholders on May 22, 2019 (the “Annual Meeting”), he will not stand for re-election as a director at the Annual Meeting. Mr. Schneider’s decision was driven by internal policies of his employer and was not the result of any dispute or disagreement with the Company.
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.
INVESTAR HOLDING CORPORATION
Date: March 22, 2019
/s/ John J. D’Angelo
John J. D’Angelo
President and Chief Executive Officer