Stuber to Serve as Market Leader in Houston
17 May 2012

Bob Stuber has been appointed as a Managing Principal of Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp., part of Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC), serving as the market leader for offices in Houston. Bob is responsible for growing the market and footprint of Lincoln Financial Advisors in this region.

"We are very excited that Bob has joined our firm to lead the Houston regional planning office," said Brett Collins, Managing Director of Lincoln Financial Advisors’ Southern Regional Planning Group, which includes the Houston planning offices. "Bob’s leadership skills and experience in sales, marketing, product development, and recruiting will bring great value to our advisors and organization."

Stuber joins Lincoln Financial Advisors with over twenty-five years of financial services industry experience. Prior to joining Lincoln, Stuber served as Director of RIA Sales for M.S. Howells & Co. in Scottsdale, AZ; Senior Vice President, National Sales Recruiting for Countrywide Investment Services in Chandler, AZ; Senior Regional Sales Manager for Wells Fargo Private Client Services for the Metro Phoenix Region; and Sales Manager and member of the Management Committee for Wayne Hummer Investments in Chicago.

About Lincoln Financial Network

Lincoln Financial Network is the marketing name for the retail sales and financial planning affiliates of Lincoln Financial Group and includes Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp. and Lincoln Financial Securities Corporation, both members of FINRA and SIPC. Consisting of approximately 8,000 representatives, agents, and full-service financial planners throughout the United States, Lincoln Financial Network professionals can offer financial planning and advisory services, retirement services, life products, annuities, investments, and trust services to affluent individuals, business owners, and families.

About Lincoln Financial Group

Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates. With headquarters in the Philadelphia region, the companies of Lincoln Financial Group had assets under management of $170 billion as of March 31, 2012. Through its affiliated companies, Lincoln Financial Group offers: annuities; life, group life, disability and dental insurance; 401(k) and 403(b) plans; savings plans; and comprehensive financial planning and advisory services. For more information, including a copy of our most recent SEC reports containing our balance sheets, please visit www.LincolnFinancial.com.

Contact:

Investor Contacts:
Jim Sjoreen
484-583-1420
E-mail: Jim.Sjoreen@LFG.com
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Media Contacts:
Michael Arcaro
484-583-1799
E-mail: Michael.Arcaro@LFG.com