AT&T Announces Preliminary Results of 2020 Annual Stockholder Meeting
AT&T Announces Preliminary Results of 2020 Annual Meeting
At its annual meeting of stockholders today, AT&T Inc.* (NYSE:T) announced that each of the 13 nominees to the company’s board of directors were reelected for one-year terms. Each member received at least 92.7% of the shares voted. The board members are:
- Randall Stephenson
- Samuel Di Piazza, Jr.
- Richard Fisher
- Scott Ford
- Glenn Hutchins
- William Kennard
- Debra Lee
- Stephen Luczo
- Michael. McCallister
- Beth Mooney
- Matthew Rose
- Cynthia Taylor
- Geoffrey Yang
Additionally, AT&T stockholders voted to approve the following items proposed by the board of directors:
- The appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the company’s independent auditor (95.8% of votes cast in favor).
- In an advisory vote, the compensation of AT&T’s executive officers, as described in the 2020 proxy statement (87.9% of votes cast in favor).
All three shareholder proposals were defeated by a large margin: independent chairman (59.8% of votes cast against), employee representative director (92.3% of votes cast against) and guiding principles of executive compensation (91.3% of votes cast against).