Form 8-K/A




Washington, D.C. 20549



Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report: December 6, 2012

(Date of earliest event reported)


(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)


Delaware   1-8606   23-2259884

(State or other jurisdiction of


  (Commission File Number)   (I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)

140 West Street

New York, New York


(Address of principal executive


    (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (212) 395-1000

Not Applicable

(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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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.


Verizon Communications Inc. (Verizon) previously filed a Current Report on Form 8-K (the Original Filing) to report that on December 6, 2012, the Verizon Board of Directors elected Kathryn A. Tesija as a Director, effective on that date. At the time of the Original Filing, the Board of Directors had not made a determination regarding any committee assignments for Ms. Tesija. Verizon is filing this amended Current Report on Form 8-K/A to report that on September 5, 2013, the Board of Directors appointed Ms. Tesija to the Corporate Governance and Policy Committee effective on that date.

Other than the preceding disclosure, no other disclosure reported in the Original Filing is amended pursuant to this Report.


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.



Verizon Communications Inc.

Date:                September 5, 2013          

/s/ William L. Horton, Jr.


William L. Horton, Jr.

Senior Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Corporate Secretary