Gemological and Appraisal Credentials

Retired Certified Real Estate Appraiser with over 20 years experience having
met all requirements of USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice)
and the California Bureau of Real Estate Appraisers

June 2013: ISG Introduction to Gemology Course
July 2013: ISG Registered Gem Dealer Course
September 2013: ISG Introduction to Watches
September 2013: ISG Pearls Course
October 2013: ISG Diamonds Course
November 2013: ISG Gemology Tools and Techniques Course
December 2013: ISG Colored Gemstone Course
January 2014: ISG Created and Treated Gemstones Course

June 2014: ISG Registered Gemologist Diploma
January 2014: ISG Evaluating Damaged Jewelry Course
March 2014: ISG Jewelry Insurance Appraisal Course
September 2014: ISG Registered Gemologist Appraiser Diploma

October 2015: Diamond Certified by the Diamond Council of America
August 2016: Diamond Grading Update- Gemological Institute of America


2013 - 2016: Student Member of the American Gem Trade Association
2014 - Present: Advanced Study: ISG Journey Thru Gemology Program
2015 - present: Certified Member, National Association of Jewelry Appraisers