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) December 18, 2018
PUBLIC SERVICE ENTERPRISE GROUP INCORPORATED
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
80 Park Plaza
Newark, New Jersey 07102
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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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 December 18, 2018, upon the recommendation of the Corporate Governance Committee, the Board of Directors (the Board) of Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (the Company) elected Laura A. Sugg to serve as a new director effective January 1, 2019. The Board has determined that Ms. Sugg is an independent director within the meaning of the listing standards of the New York Stock Exchange and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Ms. Sugg has been appointed to the Corporate Governance Committee of the Board, the Fossil Generation Operations Oversight Committee of the Board and the Nuclear Generation Operations Oversight Committee of the Board, with such appointments to be effective upon her becoming a director.
As of the date of her election to the Board, Ms. Sugg will participate in the Companys compensation plans for non-management directors, as described under Proposal 1: Election of DirectorsDirector Compensation in the Companys proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on March 13, 2018.
No arrangement or understanding exists between Ms. Sugg and any other person pursuant to which Ms. Sugg was selected as a director of the Company.
The Company issued a press release on December 20, 2018 announcing the election of Ms. Sugg. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
|99.||Press Release dated December 20, 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 thereunto duly authorized.
|PUBLIC SERVICE ENTERPRISE GROUP INCORPORATED|
|STUART J. BLACK|
|Vice President and Controller|
|(Principal Accounting Officer)|
Date: December 20, 2018