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): May 8, 2018
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
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(IRS Employer Identification No.)

7401 West Wilson Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60706
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip 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 May 8, 2018, Theodore P. Kill, Vice President, Worldwide Automotive Sales and President of Dabir Surfaces, advised Methode Electronics, Inc. (the “Company”) that he was retiring effective immediately. At such time, the Company and Mr. Kill entered into a Consulting Agreement pursuant to which Mr. Kill will provide such consulting services as the Company may reasonably request from time to time. The term of the Consulting Agreement is one year, subject to early termination as provided in the Consulting Agreement. Pursuant to the Consulting Agreement, Mr. Kill will be paid a consulting fee of Sixteen Thousand Four Hundred Thirty One Dollars ($16,431.00) per month.

The foregoing summary is qualified in its entirety by reference to the complete text of the Consulting Agreement, a copy of which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K.

Item 9.01    Financial Statements And Exhibits.
(d)    Exhibits.
10.1    Consulting Agreement between the Company and Theodore P. Kill dated May 8, 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 hereunto duly authorized.

Date: May 9, 2018

By: /s/ Ronald L.G. Tsoumas              
Ronald L.G. Tsoumas
Chief Financial Officer

Index to Exhibits

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Description of Exhibit