Lake Wales, Florida – Next week local school Warner University will see it’s new president Dr. David A. Hoag installed on November 4th. Earlier this year the Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Warner University, Mr. Rob Quam, announced that Hoag would become the third president of the institution. An institution that has been around for 48 years.
“Dr. David Hoag embodies what the Warner University community desires and deserves in a President. His spiritual leadership, strong moral character, quality family life, depth of experience in higher education, and calm temperament are a perfect fit for the ethos of our campus community. Dr. Hoag is poised to build on a foundation laid by our two previous presidents.” –Rob Quam
Hoag has served 29 years in Christian higher education. He is currently leaving the position of Senior Vice President, University Advancement, at Trinity International University in Deerfield, Illinois. He has previously served in leadership roles at Asbury College and Greenville College.
An 8 member committee along with an outside firm took two years to find the perfect candidate.
Dr. Hoag holds a Ph.D in Higher Education from Saint Louis University, a Master of Science from the University of Kentucky, and a Bachelor of Science from Asbury University. He also has earned a Certificate of Achievement from Indiana University Center on Philanthropy Fundraising School.
Dr. Hoag is married and has two grown children.
Warner University, founded in 1968 by the Southeastern Association of the Church of God (Anderson, Indiana), is a co-educational, Christian university in the liberal arts tradition. The campus is located five miles south of Lake Wales Florida. The mission of Warner University is to graduate individuals who exemplify academic excellence and Christian character, who are prepared to lead and committed to serve.