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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On March 2, 2021, Mike Sodo gave notice that he was resigning as the Chief Financial Officer of Gladstone Commercial Corporation (the “Company”), effective March 26, 2021. The Company is currently searching for Mr. Sodo’s replacement.
As of the same date, the Company also appointed Gary Gerson, age 56, as Interim Chief Financial Officer, effective upon Mr. Sodo’s departure on March 26, 2021. Prior to joining the Company, from 2013 to 2020, Mr. Gerson served as Chief Financial Officer of Spotted Hawk Development Company, LLC, an Apollo Investment Corporation (Nasdaq: AINV) portfolio company. In addition, Mr. Gerson previously served as Treasurer and Managing Principal of The Gladstone Companies from 2006 to 2012 providing valuable finance functions to the Company and affiliated Gladstone funds. Mr. Gerson is a CFA Charterholder and a Certified Public Accountant in the Commonwealth of Virginia. He earned his Bachelor of Science from the United States Naval Academy and his Master of Business Administration from Yale University.
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Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(a) Not applicable.
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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.
Gladstone Commercial Corporation
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Chief Financial Officer