Award Date, Gemological Certificate or Diploma, Institute or Association

December 1981
Diamond Grading and Evaluation Gemological Institute of America (GIA)

March 1984
Colored Gemstones and Identification GIA

September 2013 through July 2014
Certified in the following courses from the International School of Gemology (ISG)
Colored Gemstones
Gemology Tool and Techniques
Created and Treated Gemstones
Evaluating damaged jewelry
Jewelry Insurance Appraisal

June 2014
Registered Gemologist Graduate

July 2014
Registered Gemologist Appraiser Graduate

Alumni Association (GIA)
National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA)
Jewelers Ethics Association (JEA)