The Training and Development Committee of Upper Ohio Valley Presbytery is charged with the responsibility of enhancing and enriching congregations, committees of Presbytery and their individual members. Training and Development oversees the Russell and Houser Scholarships, plans and schedules special training events such as Leaderfest and sending youth to Triennium.

2023 Co-Chairs


CRE George Crawford 

CP Cindy Foster 

Thank you to everyone who submitted applications for 2023. The committee will review the applications and let you know. We had 18 applicants this year, which is an excellent response!

Russell Scholarship Application available under 3 areas: Resources - Forms - Clerk - Treasurer - Presbytery Treasurer, and also through the Presbytery office.