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. Over 35 years experience in the jewelry world.

. Author of award-winning book, “Profiting by Design.”

. Ran an award-winning wholesale jewelry design business and a retail jewelry gallery.

. Exhibited in hundreds of craft and industry trade shows.

. Teach classes, workshops and give presentations around the US.

. Won the Contemporary Jewelry Design Group's Designer Advocate award.

. Traveled around the US for nine years selling our designer line of fine jewelry.

. Client list included top retail stores, galleries and high-end department stores.

. Served on the BOD of WJA, SNAG, CJDG, Metalwerx, Maine Craft Assn.

. Write regular blogs/articles for Rio Grande “Business Know How” and “Influencers.”

. BA in Jewelry from Central Washington University and post-graduate work on Russian icons.