Steve Salyards is a ruling elder living in La Verne, California. He is a semi-retired geologist, IT manager and college instructor, writes the GA Junkie blog and has been active with his presbytery and synod.
The committee voted to re-elect the Rev. Dr. Diane Givens Moffett as president and executive director of the Presbyterian Mission Agency and did not pass a commissioner resolution that would have provided more oversite to the Board of Pensions.
On its second day of meeting, the committee suggested that "all gender identities" be included when appointing moderators and approved a resolution that would allow GA to meet electronically, among other business.