Washington, D. C. 20549






Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported):  March 16, 2018




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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.


Effective March 16, 2018, Mr. Leonard Slap provided notice to ATN International, Inc. (“the “Company”) of his departure from his position as Senior Vice President and General Counsel.  Mr. Slap will continue to provide an orderly transition of his duties to the Company following his departure, and the Company would like to thank him for his many contributions in his role.


Effective March 21, 2018, Mary Mabey was appointed as Senior Vice President and General Counsel of the Company.  Ms. Mabey, 36, joined the Company in 2009 and previously served as the Company’s Deputy General Counsel.  Prior to joining the Company, Ms. Mabey was with the law firm of Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP (now Locke Lord LLP) in Boston, where she advised public and private companies in domestic and international transactions on corporate and securities law matters, merger, acquisition and financing transactions, corporate governance, and other general corporate matters. Ms. Mabey received a B.A. degree from the University of Notre Dame and a J.D. degree from the University of Texas School of Law.


Ms. Mabey will receive an annual base salary of $235,000.  In addition, Ms. Mabey will be eligible to receive an annual cash performance bonus targeted at 50% of her base salary and equity compensation, with the actual amount of such bonus and equity, if any, to be determined by the Compensation Committee of the Board of Directors.  Ms. Mabey also participates in the Company’s medical, dental, 401(k) and other standard benefit plans generally available to Company employees.


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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.











/s/ Justin D. Benincasa



Justin D. Benincasa



Chief Financial Officer




Dated:  March 22, 2018