Current Report
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): November 17, 2022
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)(Commission File Number)(I.R.S. Employer Identification No.)
3000 Olympus Blvd
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of Each ClassTrading Symbol(s)Name of exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.10 par value
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Section 5 - Corporate Governance and Management
Item 5.07.   Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

The Annual Meeting of Shareholders of Brinker International, Inc. (the “Company”) was held on November 17, 2022. Matters voted upon by shareholders at that meeting were:
Proposal 1
Each of management’s nominees was elected as a director to hold office until the next Annual Meeting of Shareholders or until his or her successor is elected and qualified.
Number of Shares Voted
NameForAgainstWithheldBroker Non-Vote
Frances L. Allen37,142,225130,39925,6143,247,062
Cynthia L. Davis37,127,190145,95825,0903,247,062
Joseph M. DePinto36,465,382806,42126,4353,247,062
Harriet Edelman36,691,977582,92023,3413,247,062
William T. Giles37,136,374137,51424,3503,247,062
Kevin D. Hochman37,204,74269,29324,2033,247,062
Ramona T. Hood37,191,72882,50924,0013,247,062
James C. Katzman37,060,158206,40831,6723,247,062
Prashant N. Ranade37,134,939136,73326,5663,247,062

Proposal 2

The proposal to ratify the appointment of KPMG LLP as Independent Auditors for Fiscal 2023 was approved. The results were as follows:

ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Vote

Proposal 3
The proposal on executive compensation was approved. The results were as follows:
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Vote

Proposal 4
The proposal on amendment of Company’s 1999 Stock Option and Incentive Plan for Non-Employee Directors and Consultants was approved. The results were as follows:
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Vote

Proposal 5
The shareholder proposal requesting a report on measures the Company is taking to end the use of medically important antibiotics in the Company’s beef and pork supply chain was not approved. The results were as follows:
ForAgainstAbstainBroker Non-Vote

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Company has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
a Delaware corporation
Dated: November 21, 2022By:/s/ KEVIN D. HOCHMAN
Kevin D. Hochman,
Chief Executive Officer and President
and President of Chili’s Grill & Bar
(Principal Executive Officer)