About

Dr. Sonja E. Tobey  

Dr. Tobey is an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church, and has been in local church ministry for over 20 years.   An accomplished ministry professional familiar with ministry and church organization, Dr. Tobey is skilled at coaching churches and clergy through conflict, mediation, times of transition, and board leadership. Known for creative problem solving, she has worked with church leadership and clergy to bring out the God-given potential and look to the future with hope.

Her undergraduate degree is from Southern Nazarene University in Organizational Leadership.  Dr. Tobey’s graduate and postgraduate education is  Master of Divinity and Doctor of Ministry degrees from Phillips Seminary in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  She is currently seeking Professional Coaching Certification through the International Coaching Federation of which she is a member.

Dr. Tobey, her husband and two dogs live in Oklahoma.