20 April 2022

RADNOR, Pa., April 20, 2022 - Lincoln Financial Group (NYSE: LNC) announced today that Vivian Adams, assistant vice president, underwriting, audit & training, has been recognized by Profiles in Diversity Journal on its 2022 “Latino Leaders Worth Watching” list.

In its second year, this prestigious award is given to Latino leaders who demonstrate talent and skill, a dedication to excellence in all they do, a willingness to mentor and support the next generation and a commitment to the broader community. Adams was recognized for her commitment to innovation, employee development, mentorship and collaboration.

“Vivian has been a driving force for innovation in our underwriting training and audit program,” said Heather Milligan, senior vice president, underwriting, new business and life solutions business innovations, at Lincoln Financial Group. “Vivian takes a collaborative approach to innovation – consistently identifying talent, mentoring and supporting her team by putting them in positions where they feel valued, inspired, empowered and challenged to grow.”

Vivian has more than 14 years of experience in the underwriting industry. At Lincoln Financial, she has built an industry leading underwriting training and audit program, positioning the company as a leader in the insurance industry. Adams has helped to advance the company’s automated underwriting strategy. She helps to hire, educate, develop and upskill underwriters through development programs. In addition to her daily roles and responsibilities, Adams recently joined Lincoln’s Latino Business Resource Group (BRG), where she plans to make a positive impact within Lincoln, and in the community. She is a graduate of the University of Connecticut.

Profiles in Diversity Journal’s Q1 2022 issue celebrates the abilities, commitment and achievements of more than 30 leaders nominated by their colleagues, peers and mentors.

Lincoln Financials’ commitment to its employees is further evidenced by recent awards like Corporate Equality Index, Disability Equality Index, Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index, Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2022 and 2022 World’s Most Ethical Companies.

About Lincoln Financial Group

Lincoln Financial Group provides advice and solutions that help people 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, and 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 $324 billion in end-of-period account values as of December 31, 2021. Lincoln Financial Group is a committed corporate citizen included on major sustainability indices including the Dow Jones Sustainability Index North America and FTSE4Good and ranks among Newsweek’s Most Responsible Companies. Dedicated to diversity, equity and inclusion, we are included on transparency benchmarking tools such as the Corporate Equality Index, the Disability Equality Index and the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index. Committed to providing our employees with flexible work arrangements, we were named to FlexJobs’ list of the Top 100 Companies to Watch for Remote Jobs in 2022. Learn more at: www.LincolnFinancial.com. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Sign up for email alerts at http://newsroom.lfg.com.About Profiles in Diversity Journal

About Profiles in Diversity Journal

Profiles in Diversity Journal, now in its 23rd year, is a quarterly B2B magazine, focusing on diversity, inclusion, and human equity in business, government, nonprofit, higher education, and military settings. The focus of the Journal is senior leadership, best practices, workforce diversity and inclusion strategies, and the recognition of employee contributions.