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Washington, D.C. 20549




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Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on April 22, 2021.








P.O. Box 655474


MS 3999


DALLAS, TX 75265-5474



Meeting Information


  Meeting Type:              Annual Meeting      
  For holders as of:        February 22, 2021      
  Date: April 22, 2021      Time: 8:30 a.m.      

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    Proxy Materials Available to VIEW or RECEIVE:    
    1.  2021 Notice and Proxy Statement              2.  2020 annual report    
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Vote By Mail: You can vote by mail by requesting a paper copy of the materials (as indicated above), which will include a proxy card.





                                         Voting Items                                         



The board of directors recommends you vote FOR each of the nominees for director and FOR Proposals 2 and 3.





Election of Directors




Mark A. Blinn



Todd M. Bluedorn



Janet  F. Clark



Carrie  S. Cox



Martin  S. Craighead



Jean  M. Hobby



Michael  D. Hsu



Ronald Kirk



Pamela  H. Patsley



Robert  E. Sanchez



Richard  K. Templeton



Board proposal regarding advisory approval of the Company’s executive compensation.



Board proposal to ratify the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2020.

The board of directors recommends you vote AGAINST Proposal 4.



Stockholder proposal to permit shareholder action by written consent.



NOTE: Such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment thereof.