PLN Presents: Dr. Stan Toler

BETHANY, OK (April 16, 2013) - Dr. Stan Toler, a general superintendent in the Church of the Nazarene, will be speaking for the Peer Learning Network on Thursday, April 18 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. at The Petroleum Club in downtown Oklahoma City.

Dr. Toler has served in the Church of the Nazarene as a pastor for 40 years in churches in Ohio, Florida, Tennessee and Oklahoma. In 2009, he was elected to general superintendent, the highest elected position in the Church of the Nazarene.
“Dr. Stan Toler is a leader and a communicator. As someone that has been writing and speaking to audiences his entire career, we are privileged to have him present to the Peer Learning Network. Dr. Toler plans to share stories relating to customer service that will make us think, and challenge us to pursue excellence in the places that we serve,” said Brent LaVigne, Director of SNU Advancement Programs.
Dr. Toler is the author of over 80 books and served for many years as vice president for John C. Maxwell’s INJOY Leadership Institute. While at the INJOY Leadership Institute, Toler taught seminars and helped train church and corporate leaders to make a difference in the world. He was also recently honored with a doctor of divinity degree from Southern Nazarene University.

The Peer Learning Network (PLN), established by Southern Nazarene University is 1995 and facilitated by the Zig Ziglar Center for Ethical Leadership, brings together the CEO and leadership teams of Oklahoma-based companies who have committed to be Major Partners in the Peer Learning Network. Partners utilize PLN for the purpose of professional development--members pool resources and thereby hear world-class presenters, share management, leadership and planning ideas and network with a wide array of successful Oklahoma company representatives.

For more information, please visit or contact the Peer Learning Network Office, Zig Ziglar Center for Ethical Leadership at Southern Nazarene University located at 6729 N.W. 39th Expressway Bethany, OK 73008. Phone: 405.491.6311. E-mail:

Southern Nazarene University's mission is to transform lives through higher education in Christ-centered community. As a Christian community of scholars, we model the hospitality of grace, the pursuit of truth and the practice of discipleship, all within the Wesleyan-holiness tradition, as we prepare graduates who THINK with clarity, ACT with integrity and SERVE with purpose.