Umpqua Holdings Corporation 8-K 2009
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities and Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 15, 2009
Umpqua Holdings Corporation
One SW Columbia, Suite 1200
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(d) Effective April 15, 2009, Umpqua Holdings Corporation appointed Peggy Fowler to the board of directors. Ms. Fowler most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Portland General Electric Company from April 2000 to December 31, 2008 and as Co-Chief Executive Officer from January 1, 2009 to March 1, 2009. Ms. Fowler will be appointed to the Budget Committee, Compensation Committee and Financial Services Committee.
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.