Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: May 19, 2021
(Date of earliest event reported)
Central Valley Community Bancorp
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification Number)
7100 N. Financial Dr., Ste. 101, Frenso, CA
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Common Stock, no par valueCVCYNASDAQ
(Title of Each Class)(Trading Symbol)(Name of Each Exchange on which Registered)
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if changed since last report)

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Item 1.01 Entry Into A Material Definitive Agreement.
    On May 19, 2021, the Executive and Directors Resource Committee of the Board of Directors of Central Valley Community Bancorp (Company) recommended to the Board of Directors (Board), and the Board approved, the grant of restricted stock awards to the directors and executive officers listed below. A total of 15,424 shares of restricted stock were granted with a grant date of May 19, 2021. The closing market price of the Company’s common stock on the grant date was $20.76 per share. The restrictions for directors will lapse upon the one-year anniversary of the grant date, and for executives the restrictions will lapse annually at the rate of 33% per year over a three-year period, each subject to 100% accelerated vesting upon a change of control of the Company. Each recipient of an award of restricted stock will enter into a restricted stock award agreement under the Company’s 2015 Omnibus Incentive Plan.
Director/ExecutiveRestricted Stock Award GrantedRestriction Expiration in Years
Daniel N. Cunningham, Vice Chairman964 1
Daniel J. Doyle, Director, Chairman of the Board964 1
F. T. (“Tommy”) Elliott, IV, Director964 1
Robert J. Flautt, Director964 1
James M. Ford, President, CEO and Director964 1
Gary D. Gall, Director964 1
Andriana D. Majarian, Director964 1
Steven D. McDonald, Director964 1
Louis C. McMurray, Director964 1
Karen A. Musson, Director964 1
Dorothea D. Silva, Director964 1
William S. Smittcamp, Director964 1
James M. Kim, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer964 3
David A. Kinross, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer964 3
Blaine C. Lauhon, Executive Vice President, Market Executive964 3
A. Kenneth Ramos, Executive Vice President, Market Executive
964 3

Item 5.02(c) Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Please refer to the information set forth at Item 1.01 above.

Item 5.07  Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
On May 19, 2021 Central Valley Community Bancorp held its Annual Meeting of Shareholders. The final results of voting for each matter submitted to a vote of shareholders at the meeting are as follows:
Elected Directors of the Company to serve until the 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders and until their successors are elected and qualified.
In the election of directors, no candidates were nominated for election as a director other than the nominees of the Board of Directors whose names were set forth in the Company’s proxy statement dated April 1, 2021. Set forth below is a tabulation of the votes cast in the election of Directors with respect to each nominee for office:

DirectorVotes Cast for ElectionVotes WithheldBroker Non-Votes
Daniel N. Cunningham7,975,636 1,024,247 1,080,539 
Daniel J. Doyle6,315,082 2,684,801 1,080,539 
Frank T. (“Tommy”) Elliott, IV8,776,024 223,859 1,080,539 
Robert J. Flautt6,684,020 2,315,863 1,080,539 
James M. Ford8,641,210 358,673 1,080,539 
Gary D. Gall6,583,953 2,415,930 1,080,539 
Andriana D. Majarian8,795,566 204,317 1,080,539 
Steven D. McDonald8,027,498 972,385 1,080,539 
Louis McMurray8,010,231 989,652 1,080,539 
Karen A. Musson8,009,514 990,369 1,080,539 
Dorothea D. Silva8,780,867 219,016 1,080,539 
William S. Smittcamp7,890,159 1,109,724 1,080,539 

The adoption of a proposal to increase the range of the size of the Board of Directors to a range of 9 to 15 persons. The resolution was ratified by the following votes:
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes

The ratification of the appointment of Crowe LLP for the 2021 fiscal year as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm.  The appointment was ratified by the following votes: 
The adoption of a non-binding advisory resolution approving executive compensation. The resolution was ratified by the following votes:
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Votes


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:May 21, 2021

By:  /s/ David A. Kinross                   
      David A. Kinross
      Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (Principal
      Accounting Officer)