SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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Section 8 – Other Events
Item 8.01. Other Events
On April 23, 2021, The GEO Group, Inc. (“GEO” or the “Company”) promoted Mr. James Black to the role of Senior Vice President & President, Secure Services, effective as of May 15, 2021. Mr. Black succeeds Mr. Blake Davis who will retire from the Company effective May 14, 2021. Mr. Black will work side-by-side with Mr. Davis beginning on May 2, 2021.
Mr. Black brings extensive experience to his new position. After a thirteen year career with the Texas Department of Criminal Justice, Mr. Black joined Wackenhut Corrections Corporation (“Wackenhut”) in 1998. Since then he has held numerous positions within Wackenhut and GEO, including Senior Warden, Assistant Director of Operations, Director of Contract Compliance, Director of Operations, and most recently as Regional Vice President in the Western and Central Regions.
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.
|THE GEO GROUP, INC.|
|April 29, 2021||By:|
|Date||Brian R. Evans|
|Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer|
|(Principal Financial Officer)|