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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.|
Effective October 19, 2020, Community Bankers Trust Corporation (the “Company”) appointed Ira C. Harris to its Board of Directors and the Board of Directors of Essex Bank, the Company’s subsidiary. The Company has not yet determined the committees of the Board of Directors to which he will be named. Dr. Harris will be compensated in the same manner as the other directors of the Company.
The Company issued a press release reporting the appointment of Dr. Harris to the Board on October 23, 2020. The press release is being filed as Exhibit 99.1 to this report.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||Press release issued October 23, 2020|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|COMMUNITY BANKERS TRUST CORPORATION|
|Date: October 23, 2020||By:||/s/ John M. Oakey, III|
|John M. Oakey, III|
|Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary|