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): April 15, 2021

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8181 E. Tufts Avenue, Suite 510
Denver, Colorado
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(303) 253-3267
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Class A common stock, par value $0.0001 per shareHYMC
The Nasdaq Capital Market
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The Nasdaq Capital Market
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Item 5.02.    Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On April 14, 2021, John Ellis notified Hycroft Mining Holding Corporation (the “Company”) that he will retire as a director and not seek re-election as a member of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) at the Company's 2021 Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the "Annual Meeting") to be held on May 24, 2021. Mr. Ellis’s retirement will be effective as of the date of the Annual Meeting. Mr. Ellis’s decision not to stand for re-election and retire from the Board is not the result of any disagreement with the Company.
Item 7.01.    Regulation FD Disclosure.
On April 14, 2021, the Company issued a press release announcing that the Board has nominated Stephen A. Lang and David Naccarati for election as directors at the Annual Meeting. The Company further announces in this press release that Mr. Ellis would retire as a director and would not stand for re-election at the Annual Meeting. A copy of the Company’s press release is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.
In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information set forth in this Item 7.01 and in the press release is deemed to be “furnished” and shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 9.01.    Financial Statements and Exhibits.
(d)    Exhibits
The list of exhibits is set forth on the Exhibit Index of this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
104Cover Page Interactive Data File (the cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the inline XBRL document)
*       Furnished pursuant to Regulation FD.

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.
Dated: April 15, 2021Hycroft Mining Holding Corporation
/s/ Stanton Rideout
Stanton Rideout
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer