Summary of Director and Executive Officer Compensation

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HealthStream, Inc. (the Company)

Summary of Director and Executive Officer Compensation

I. Director Compensation. Directors who are employees of the Company do not receive additional compensation for serving as directors of the Company. For fiscal year 2019, each director will receive an annual retainer of $5,000, except for the Audit Committee Chair and Nominating and Corporate Governance Chair, who will receive an additional annual retainer of $7,500, and the Compensation Committee Chair, who will receive an additional annual retainer of $2,000. Non-employee directors will also receive a $20,000 flat-fee, except for members of the Audit Committee who will receive $22,500, for board and committee meeting attendance and participation in lieu of per meeting fees.

In addition to the cash compensation set forth above, each non-employee director is eligible to receive a nondiscretionary annual grant of restricted share units. The restricted share units are granted annually and vest ratably over a three year period.

II. Executive Officer Compensation. The following table sets forth the current base salaries and fiscal 2018 performance bonuses provided to our executive officers, including the individuals who the Company expects to be its Named Executive Officers for 2019.









Executive Officer


Current Base Salary


Fiscal 2018 Bonus Amount



Robert A. Frist, Jr.







J. Edward Pearson







Michael Sousa







Gerard M. Hayden, Jr.1







Jeffrey D. Cunningham







Michael M. Collier







Trisha L. Coady







M. Scott McQuigg




$ -



Base salary adjustments for 2019, bonus targets for 2019 cash bonuses, and 2019 equity grants for executive officers have not yet been determined by the Compensation Committee.

III. Additional Information. The foregoing information is summary in nature. Additional information regarding Director and Named Executive Officer compensation will be contained in the Company’s 2019 Proxy Statement.




As previously disclosed on the Current Report on Form 8-K filed by us on October 22, 2018, Mr. Hayden intends to resign as an officer of the Company following the filing of our 2018 Annual Report on Form 10-K.