12 April 2019

RADNOR, Pa., April 12, 2019 – Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC) announced that Dan Wellock has been named vice president of Relationship Management for Lincoln Financial Distributors. He will report to John Kennedy, senior vice president and head of Retirement Solutions Distribution. In this position, Wellock will lead Relationship Management for the Bank, Wirehouse & Independent Planner Broker-Dealers and Lincoln’s Specialty Markets channels. He will also oversee Enterprise Business Development for Lincoln’s Annuity Solutions, Insurance Solutions, and Small Market Retirement Plan Services businesses.

“Dan’s leadership has been invaluable as Lincoln continues to focus on expanding shelf space and adding new strategic partners,” said John Kennedy, head of Retirement Solutions Distribution. “I’m confident that with Dan at the helm, we will continue to build out the channels that are essential to the distribution of the products and solutions we offer.”

A 15-year Lincoln veteran, Wellock’s experience spans Relationship Management and Sales Management. Most recently, he served as National Sales Manager for Annuity Specialty Markets, which included building out Lincoln’s first distribution relationship in the Property & Casualty space, as well as overseeing the overall distribution for Primerica

Lincoln is consistently named one of Forbes Best Employers in the Banking and Financial Services sector. The company is also recognized for its strength as a distribution franchise, marked by having one of the largest bases of active advisors in the industry at nearly 90,000 strong.

About Lincoln Financial Group

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help empower people to take charge of their financial lives with confidence and optimism. Today, more than 17 million customers trust our retirement, insurance and wealth protection expertise to help address their lifestyle, savings and income goals, as well as to guard against long-term care expenses. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Lincoln Financial Group is the marketing name for Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) and its affiliates. The company had $238 billion in assets under management as of December 31, 2018. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices, including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good. Additionally, Lincoln is dedicated to upholding a diverse and inclusive organization and was recognized by Forbes as one of the Best Large Employers, Best Employers for Diversity, and Best Employers for Women, and received a perfect score of 100 percent in 2018 on both the Corporate Equality Index and Disability Equality Index. Learn more at: www.LincolnFinancial.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.LFG.com.

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