SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): December 10, 2012
AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
12400 High Bluff Drive; Suite 100,
San Diego, California
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (866) 871-8519
(Former name or former address, if changed from last report)
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Section 5 Corporate Governance and Management
|Item 5.02||Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.|
On December 10, 2012, the Board of Directors of AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. (AHS) unanimously voted to increase the Board to eight members and to appoint Mark Foletta to fill the new directorship, effective December 10, 2012, until his successor is duly elected and qualified, or until he resigns, is removed, or becomes disqualified. The Board also appointed him to the Audit Committee, effective December 10, 2012.
Mr. Foletta served as Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Amylin) from March 2006 until October 2012, and he previously served as Vice President, Finance and Chief Financial Officer of Amylin from March 2000 to March 2006. Mr. Foletta previously served as a Principal of Triton Group Management, Inc. from 1997 to 2000. From 1986 to 1997, Mr. Foletta held a number of management positions with Intermark, Inc. and Triton Group Ltd., the most recent of which was Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary. From 1982 to 1986, Mr. Foletta was with Ernst & Young, where upon his departure he was serving as an Audit Manager. He was a director of Anadys Pharmaceuticals, Inc. from 2005 until its sale in 2011. Mr. Foletta received a B.A. in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara. He is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and a member of the Financial Executives Institute.
On December 10, 2012, Mr. Foletta received 4,092 restricted stock units with an aggregate grant date fair value of $45,749, which vest on the first anniversary of the grant date, and will receive a pro-rated annual retainer of $16,667. The foregoing compensation is based on the anticipated number of months of completed service leading up to the Companys next annual meeting of stockholders. Mr. Foletta will not receive separate meeting fees.
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.
|AMN Healthcare Services, Inc.|
|Date: December 12, 2012||By:||/s/ Susan R. Salka|
Susan R. Salka
President & Chief Executive Officer