Pursuant to Section 13 OR 15(d) of The Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 26, 2022
CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Its Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation or organization)(Commission File Number)(IRS Employer Identification No.)
1100 Walnut, Ste. 3350Kansas City,MO64106
(Address of Registrant's Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(816) 875-3705
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
Not Applicable
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)

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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of Each ClassTrading Symbol(s)Name of Each Exchange On Which Registered
Common Stock, par value $0.001 per shareCORRNew York Stock Exchange
7.375% Series A Cumulative Redeemable Preferred StockCORRPrANew York Stock Exchange

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Item 5.02Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
Effective May 26, 2022, following approval of the Omnibus Equity Incentive Plan (the “Plan”) at the annual meeting of stockholders and the filing of a registration statement on Form S-8 to register the shares of common stock to be issued under the Plan, CorEnergy Infrastructure Trust, Inc. (the “Company”) granted certain time-vested restricted stock units (“2022 RSU Awards”) to certain executive officers, including David J. Schulte, Robert Waldron and Larry Alexander. The 2022 RSU Awards granted to Messrs. Schulte, Waldron and Alexander were granted under the Plan in the form of restricted stock units, each of which represents the right of the recipient to receive one share of common stock of the Company on vesting. Vesting will occur in one-third increments on March 15, 2023, March 15, 2024, and March 15, 2025. The number of 2022 RSU Awards granted to Messrs. Schulte, Waldron and Alexander were as follows:

David Schulte118,297 
Robert Waldron68,832 
Larry Alexander83,889 

The foregoing description of the 2022 RSU Awards is only a brief summary of the terms of the awards and is qualified in its entirety by reference to the full form of Restricted Stock Unit Agreement, which is attached as Exhibit 10.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01Financial Statements and Exhibits.

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


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.
Dated: June 1, 2022By:/s/ Robert L Waldron 
  Robert L Waldron 
  Chief Financial Officer