SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE
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): October 12, 2015
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
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400 East Anderson Lane
Austin, Texas 78752
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TABLE OF CONTENTS
SECTION 5 – Corporate Governance and Management
Item 5.02 Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.
On October 12, 2015, Citizens, Inc. (“Citizens”) appointed Greg Rooney, age 46, as its Vice President, Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Rooney succeeded Kay Osbourn, who currently remains with Citizens as its President and Chief Corporate Officer, a position she has held since June 2015. Prior to his appointment with Citizens, Mr. Rooney served as Senior Vice President, Financial Planning and Analysis for AIG/Sun America Financial Group and has extensive experience in the insurance industry.
Citizens does not have a material employment agreement with Mr. Rooney.
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.
/s/ Rick D. Riley
Rick D. Riley, Chairman, CEO
Date: October 14, 2015