Washington, D.C.  20549


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

Date of Report: February 1, 2019

Two Harbors Investment Corp.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
(I.R.S. Employer
Identification No.)
575 Lexington Avenue, Suite 2930
New York, NY 10022
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:   (612) 629-2500

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.


On February 1, 2019, Two Harbors Investment Corp. (the “Company”) confirmed the appointment of Mary K. Riskey as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer effective as of February 1, 2019. The appointment of Ms. Riskey as Chief Financial Officer became effective following the previously announced resignation of Brad Farrell as of January 31, 2019.

Ms. Riskey, 54, has served as the Company’s Vice President, Acting Chief Financial Officer since October 2018. Ms. Riskey previously served as the Company’s Chief Accounting Officer since 2016, as Director, Corporate Controller since 2013 and as Director, Loan Accounting upon joining the Company in 2011. Ms. Riskey has spent the breadth of her career in financial reporting and accounting roles for public financial services companies. From 2000 to 2011, Ms. Riskey served in leadership roles at GMAC ResCap, a global diversified real estate company, advancing to Senior Director, Accounting and Reporting. From 1995 to 2000, Ms. Riskey held several positions at Arcadia Financial LTD, serving most recently as Assistant Controller. Ms. Riskey received a B.B.A. in Accounting from the University of North Dakota.

There are no family relationships between Ms. Riskey and any director or executive officer of the Company, and she has no direct or indirect material interest in any transaction or material interest in any transaction required to be disclosed pursuant to Item 404(a) of Regulation S-K. No new compensatory or severance arrangements were entered into in connection with Ms. Riskey’s appointment as Vice President, Chief Financial Officer.





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.

Rebecca B. Sandberg
General Counsel and Secretary
Date: February 1, 2019