21 September 2011

Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE:LNC) today announced that it has named Jen Warne SVP and Head of Talent, effective immediately. Warne most recently served as Head of Staffing for Lincoln. In her new role, she will report directly to Lisa Buckingham, Chief Human Resources Officer.

"Jen’s experience and track record of designing creative, client-focused programs to attract new talent to the Lincoln organization have helped to elevate our talent profile and support growth initiatives for the company," said Buckingham. "We see developing our workforce as a key differentiator for Lincoln among our peers. I am confident that Jen’s deep understanding of innovative practices for developing leaders, and for encouraging all employees to reach their highest professional potential, will be a great asset to our company."

Prior to joining Lincoln earlier this year to head staffing, Jen spent 15 years of her career with Towers Watson, formerly Towers Perrin. There, Jen progressed through various HR leadership positions with continuously expanded scope, including both global recruiting and HR business partner leadership roles and serving on their global HR leadership team. Jen’s experience designing and developing a global recruitment organization and providing ongoing strategic direction, talent expertise, and counsel to business leaders will be a tremendous asset to Lincoln. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Temple University.

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 $164 billion as of June 30, 2011. 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.


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