SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
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): November 28, 2018
DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction
333 W. SHERIDAN AVE., OKLAHOMA CITY,
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (405) 235-3611
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On November 28, 2018, Devon Energy Corporation (the Company) announced that Mr. John Richels notified the Company that he has decided to retire from the Board of Directors of the Company (the Board), including his position as Chairman of the Board, effective as of the Companys 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders, which is the end of his current term as a director. Mr. Richels decision not to stand for re-election is not the result of any disagreement with the Company on any matter relating to the Companys operations, policies or practices. In connection with Mr. Richels upcoming retirement, the Board appointed Mr. Duane C. Radtke to the position of Vice Chairman of the Board on November 28, 2018.
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.
|DEVON ENERGY CORPORATION|
/s/ Christopher J. Kirt
|Christopher J. Kirt|
|Vice President Corporate Governance and Secretary|
Date: November 29, 2018