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 4, 2016
AMERICAN NATIONAL BANKSHARES INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
628 Main Street, Danville, VA 24541
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant's telephone number, including area code: 434-792-5111
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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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 4, 2016, American National Bankshares Inc. (the “Company”), the parent company of American National Bank and Trust Company (the “Bank”), announced that, effective March 31, 2016, Dabney T.P. “Dexter” Gilliam, Jr. will retire from his role as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of the Company and the Bank.
A copy of the Company’s press release with respect to the above matters is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 News Release
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.
Date: March 4, 2016 /s/ William W. Traynham
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer