Lincoln Financial Network Advisors Qualify for Women in Insurance & Financial Services (WIFS) Circle of Excellence

Fifteen Lincoln Advisors Recognized for Success in Insurance and
Financial Services

PHILADELPHIA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Fifteen registered representatives of Lincoln Financial Network have
qualified for Women in Insurance & Financial Services’ (WIFS) 2016 Circle
of Excellence,
a WIFS award program recognizing members who have
achieved significant success in the insurance and financial services

WIFS is an organization devoted to attracting, developing and advancing
the careers of women in the financial services industry. All of the
advisors who qualified are members of Lincoln’s WISE (Women Inspiring,
Supporting, and Educating) Group, an organization designed to better
support the unique needs of female financial advisors and clients.

“WIFS’ mission is closely aligned with that of WISE and this recognition
is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our female advisors,”
said Nicole Spinelli, director of The WISE Group. “We are very proud to
have so many Lincoln Financial Network advisors included in this
prestigious group.”

“Women are a leading force at Lincoln Financial Network, as demonstrated
by this achievement and the many successes of The WISE Group,” said
David Berkowitz, president of Lincoln Financial Network. “Diversifying
our advisor population, and empowering our female clients, will continue
to have a positive effect for our clients and for the industry overall.”

This year’s qualifiers from Lincoln Financial Network included two
advisors at the Diamond level.

We applaud the following Circle of Excellence qualifiers:

  • Linda Corujo-Ramsey, CRPC©
  • Karen DeRose, CFP©, CRPC©
  • Betty Custer, CFP®, CRPC©
  • Cindy Deavel, CFP®
  • Regina Beatty, CFP®, CRPC©
  • Dawn Gordon, CRPC©
  • Anne Machesky
  • Stacey Spedden-Irrgang, CRPC®, LUTCF
  • Bridget Yeung, LUTCF
  • Judy Smith, CFP©, CRPC©
  • Sarah Cicero, CFP®
  • Dianna Parker, CFP®
  • Melanie Shanty, CFP©, CRPC©
  • Cheryl Hughes
  • Barbara Morse, CRPC®

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 Corp.,
both members of FINRA and SIPC. Consisting of almost 8,500
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.


Lincoln Financial Network
Kathy Vega