8-K 1 ea140810-8k_kentuckyfirst.htm CURRENT REPORT





Washington, DC 20549





Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934


Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 7, 2021



(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


United States   0-51176   61-1484858
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
  (Commission File Number)   (IRS Employer
Identification No.)


655 Main Street, Hazard, Kentucky 41702

(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)


Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (502) 223-1638


Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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Item 5.02Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.


On May 7, 2021, William Johnson submitted a letter to the Board of Directors of Kentucky First Federal Bancorp (the “Company”) notifying the Company of his intention to resign as Vice President of the Company, effective July 1, 2021, in connection with his decision to transition to part-time employment status with the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, First Federal Savings Bank (the “Bank”), effective July 1, 2021. In his part-time capacity, as an at-will employee, Mr. Johnson will continue to serve as Danville-Lancaster Area President for the Bank. Mr. Johnson will also remain a member of the Board of Directors of the Company and the Bank.


As of result of his resignation from the Company, the employment agreement between the Company and Mr. Johnson, dated as of December 31, 2012, will automatically terminate effective July 1, 2021. On May 7, 2021, the Bank and Mr. Johnson entered into a letter agreement pursuant to which, effective July 1, 2021, the employment agreement between Mr. Johnson and the Bank, dated as of December 31, 2012 will be amended to reflect an annual base salary of $65,941 and an expiration of the term on December 31, 2023.


Item 9.01Financial Statements and Other Exhibits.




Number   Description
10.1   Letter Agreement, dated May 7, 2021, by and between First Federal Savings Bank of Frankfort and William Johnson







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.


Date:  May 13, 2021 By: /s/ Don D. Jennings
    Don D. Jennings
    President and Chief Operating Officer