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): February 17, 2017
EXTREME NETWORKS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
6480 Via Del Oro
San Jose, California 95119
(Address of principal executive offices)
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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 February 17, 2017, the independent members of the Board of Directors (Board) of Extreme Networks, Inc. (Extreme) selected John C. Shoemaker as the independent chairman of the Board. Effective February 17, 2017, John H. Kispert, an independent Director of the Board, resigned from the Board.
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: February 17, 2017
|EXTREME NETWORKS, INC.|
/s/ KATAYOUN MOTIEY
|Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer HR, Legal and Corp Secretary|