Client Portfolio

Colston Consulting and Training provides consultation services, training (workshops, retreats) and conference presentations in youth development, parenting, and school restructuring and reform. He has worked with public schools, higher education, and a wide variety of social service agencies. Some of Colston Consulting and Training’s clients include:


  • Cabinet for Families & Children (KY)
  • Central Kentucky Education Cooperative
  • Christian Appalachian Project
  • Family Resource and Youth Service Center Coalition (KY)
  • Family Resource Centers of Monroe County
  • Folsom Cordova Unified School District
  • Georgetown College
  • Great Expectations (OK)
  • Head Start of Monroe County
  • Healthy Families of Monroe County
  • His Mansion (NH)
  • Kentucky Department of Education
  • Mesa (AZ) Schools
  • Missouri Mentoring Initiative
  • Monroe County Community Prevention Coalition
  • Olathe (KS) Schools
  • Phi Delta Kappa International
  • Purdue 4-H Extension Youth Development Office
  • Success Technologies (IN)
  • The Boys and Girls Ranches of New Mexico
  • Woodford County (KY) Teachers’ Academy


  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Toyota Motor Manufacturing
  • Kenilworth (IL) Union Church
  • South Bend Community School Corporation
  • Hammond (IN) City Schools
  • Bloomington Hospital
  • Leadership Kentucky
  • Home of the Innocents (KY)
  • Junior League of Lexington (KY)
  • Federal Executive Association (KY)
  • The Lexington School (KY)
  • Midway Baptist Church (KY)
  • Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (IN)
  • Indiana/Kentucky Synod, Evangelical Lutheran Church of America
  • Monroe County Parks & Recreation
  • Monroe County YMCA
  • Crane Naval Station
  • McConn, Fleetwood & Associates
  • Sycamore Public Schools (OH)
  • Midway College (KY)
  • Central Kentucky Association of Volunteer Administrators
  • Midway Christian Church (KY)
  • First Presbyterian Church (KY)
  • First Church of the Nazarene (KY)
  • Village's Inc. (IN)
  • CARE (Detroit,MI)
  • Dearborn (MI) Schools
  • Summit County (CO)

“If you attend or sponsor one seminar this year, it should be Developing Capable People with Dr. Colston.”

  • Michael D. Denney, Regional Coordinator
    Kentucky Office of Family Resource & Youth Services Centers

“Dr. Colston’s style made learning a real joy. The most skeptical in our group were won over and now are the most vocal about the whole process.”

  • Tom Conner, Christian Appalachian Project

“Dr. Colston is extremely knowledgeable and interesting, and has the ability to motivate participants to implement the principles of the course. … He has been very instrumental in helping our centers lay a strong foundation for our Parent and Child Education Component.”

  • Virginia C. Walker, Parent Service Manager
    Scott County (KY) Family Resource & Youth Services Centers