The Session is the governing body of each individual Presbyterian Church. Session members serve for three years at a time for up to six consecutive years and are elected by the congregation. At Riverside, those currently serving on the Session (2019) and their primary responsibility area are:

Finance: Matthew Pennertz
Building/Grounds: Matthew Pennertz
Missions: Linda Paulson
Family Ministry: Deb Johansen
Adult Education: Linda Paulson, Patrick Farrell
Worship: Rick Petersen, Patrick Farrell
Personnel: Mark Olson, Rick Petersen
We Care: Mark Olson, Dave Jones
Nominating: Dennis Woggon, Dave Jones