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Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): January 5, 2024

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3333 West Good Hope Road, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53209
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(414) 247-3333
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Item 7.01
Regulation FD Disclosure.
On January 5, 2024, STRATTEC SECURITY CORPORATION (the “Company”) announced the appointment of F. Jack Liebau, Jr. as Chairman of the Company’s Board of Directors (the “Board”) and the appointment of Harold M. Stratton II as Vice Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Liebau is managing director of Beach Investment Counsel, Inc., an investment management company and was first elected to the Board on October 10, 2023. Mr. Liebau currently also serves as Chairman and director of Myers Industries, Inc., a NYSE listed industrial company; director of BNY Mellon ETF Trust; non-Executive Board Chair and Member of Special Investigations Limited Company, a private, Virginia-based professional services company and government contractor in the information technology, cybersecurity, investigations, and intelligence sectors; and director of MuxIP, an unlisted software company serving media companies.
Mr. Stratton served as Chairman of the Board since February 1999 (serving as non-executive Chairman since September 2012). He also served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Company from February 1995 to January 2010, and continued as Chief Executive Officer until August 31, 2012.
Pursuant to General Instruction B.2 of Current Report on Form 8-K, the information in this Item 7.01 shall not be deemed to be “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liability of that section. Furthermore, the information in this Item 7.01 shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference into the filings of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Securities Act”), except as may be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.


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.



/s/ Dennis P. Bowe

Dennis P. Bowe, Vice President and

Chief Financial Officer

Date: January 5, 2024