The Rev. Dr. George B. Wirth attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and went on to Princeton Theological Seminary. He was ordained by the Presbytery of Philadelphia in 1973. In 1986 he received the Doctor of Divinity degree from Waynesburg College in Pennsylvania and completed his Doctor of Ministry program through Pittsburgh Theological Seminary. Wirth was the Senior Pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Atlanta, Georgia until his retirement in 2013.