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Randolph Calvo, Jr. Named Director of Alumni/ae and Church Relations


Decatur, GA.— The Rev. Randolph S. Calvo, Jr., has accepted a call to serve as director of alumni/ae and church relations at Columbia Theological Seminary and began his ministry there on May 7th. He received his M.Div. from the seminary in 1981. Calvo succeeds Bert Carmichael, who will continue as a member of the Columbia seminary staff through June 30th. A graduate of Clemson University, Calvo worked in the banking and insurance industries before entering seminary. He then became pastor of the McDonough (GA) Presbyterian Church, where he served for 16 years. For the past ten years, he has served as pastor and head of staff of the Northwest Presbyterian Church, in Atlanta. A member of the Presbytery of Greater Atlanta, Calvo serves on the Permanent Judicial Council. He has also chaired the Bills and Overture Committee and represented the presbytery as a commissioner to the 1999 General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (USA). Calvo has served as vice president of the Henry County Arts Alliance, and on the board of Henry County’s United Way and Chamber of Commerce. He and his wife, Dyann, a reading specialist teacher, live in Athens, GA. They have two grown children and two grandchildren. Columbia Theological Seminary, located in Decatur, Georgia, was established in 1828 and is one of ten theological institutions of the Presbyterian Church (USA). xxx

Genie Hambrick
P.O. Box 520
Decatur, GA 30031-0520
PHONE 404.687.4530
FAX 404.377.9696

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