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): June 13, 2023
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Item 5.02. Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
On June 13, 2023, the Board of Directors (the "Board") of Immuneering Corporation (the “Company”) appointed Mallory Morales as the Company's Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer, effective July 1, 2023 (the "Promotion Effective Date"). Ms. Morales has served as the Company's Vice President, Finance and Treasurer since August 2022 and, prior to that, served as the Company's Vice President, Finance from May 2021 to August 2022. Ms. Morales will continue to serve as the Company's principal financial officer and principal accounting officer following the Promotion Effective Date.
In connection with her promotion, and effective as of the Promotion Effective Date, Ms. Morales' annual base salary will be increased to $348,000, and her annual target incentive bonus will be increased to equal 35% of her annual base salary.
In addition, the Compensation Committee of the Board approved the grant of an option to purchase 15,000 shares of the Company's Class A common stock (the "Option") to Ms. Morales, subject to the terms of the Company's 2021 Incentive Award Plan (the "Plan") and a stock option agreement by and between the Company and Ms. Morales. The Option has an exercise price equal to the Fair Market Value (as defined in the Plan) on the date of grant. Subject to Ms. Morales continued service to the Company, the Option will vest in 48 substantially equal monthly installments following the Promotion Effective Date.
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: June 14, 2023||By: ||/s/ Michael D. Bookman|
|Name: Michael D. Bookman|
|Title: Chief Legal Officer and Secretary|