Lincoln Financial Advisors Corp. has named Bob Stuber managing principal where he’ll be responsible for growing and servicing the firm’s client base in the Houston area.

"We are very excited that Bob has joined our firm to lead the Houston regional planning office,” Brett Collins, managing director of Lincoln Financial Advisors' Southern Regional Planning Group, said in a statement. “Bob's leadership skills and experience in sales, marketing, product development, and recruiting will bring great value to our advisors and organization.”

Prior to joining Lincoln Financial Advisors, Stuber served as director of RIA Sales for M.S. Howells & Co. in Scottsdale, Ariz.; senior vice president, national sales recruiting for Countrywide Investment Services in Chandler, Ariz.; 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.

Stuber graduated from Penn State University with a degree in political science and holds FINRA Series 6, 7, 8, 24, 63, and 66 registrations along with Arizona and Texas Life Insurance licenses.

With headquarters in the Philadelphia region, the companies of Lincoln Financial Group had assets under management of $170 billion as of March 31.

Larry Barrett writes for Financial Planning.