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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 January 18, 2023, the Board of Directors of Gulfport Energy Corporation (the
“Company”) appointed John Reinhart, age 54, as Chief Executive Officer of the
Company, effective as of January 24, 2023 (the “Effective Date”). Mr. Reinhart
will succeed Timothy Cutt, who resigned as Chief Executive Officer of the
Company, effective as of the Effective Date, and was appointed as Executive
Chairman of the Company, effective as of the Effective Date.

Mr. Reinhart joins the Company with over two decades of oil and gas industry
leadership experience. Most recently, he served as President, Chief Executive
Officer and member of the board of directors of Montage Resources Corporation
where he led actions that positioned Montage as an attractive strategic partner
with sufficient scale, low debt profile and achievement of top-quartile
operational and financial metrics. Mr. Reinhart previously served as President,
Chief Executive Officer and member of the board of directors of Blue Ridge
Mountain Resources and as Chief Operating Officer at Ascent Resources. He
started his oil and gas career at SLB before joining Chesapeake Energy
Corporation, where he held operations roles with increasing responsibility. Mr.
Reinhart began his career in the United States Army, serving tours in Panama and
Iraq.

There are no family relationships between Mr. Reinhart and any director or
executive officer of the Company that are required to be disclosed pursuant to
Item 401(d) of Regulation S-K, there are no undertakings between Mr. Reinhart
and any other person pursuant to which he was selected to serve as an officer of
the Company, and there are no transactions between the Company and Mr. Reinhart
that would require disclosure under Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K.



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Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

On January 19, 2023, the Company issued a press release regarding the
resignation of Mr. Cutt and the appointment of Mr. Reinhart as the Company’s
Chief Executive Officer and the appointment of Mr. Cutt as Executive Chairman of
the Company. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1
to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.

The following information is being furnished pursuant to Item 7.01 of Form 8-K.
This information shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise
subject to the liabilities of that section, nor shall it be deemed incorporated
by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the
Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing,
except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.




(d) Exhibits



99.1      Press release dated January 19, 2023.

104     Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document).




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