Our Team Members

We are a team of experts focused on the legal and regulatory issues that apply to the jewelry industry. We are here to assist businesses, consumers and the industry at large meet their compliance and educational needs.

JVC is headquartered in New York City. Normal Business Hours are 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday (Eastern Time) excluding National Holidays.

Tiffany Stevens, Esq.

Sara E. Yood, Esq.

Miya Owens, Esq.

Jo-Ann Sperano

Mediation Specialist/Paralegal

(212) 997-2002, Ext. 101

Karen Kovach

Director of Marketing/Partnerships & Development

(212) 997-2002, Ext. 104

Elyssa Jenkins

Board of Directors

Officers

Scott Berg

Chairman of the Board

LEE MICHAELS FINE JEWELRY

Lynn Dennison

2nd Vice President

SIGNET JEWELERS LTD.

Jeffrey Fischer

Corporate Secretary

FISCHER DIAMONDS, INC.

Mark Goldberg

Treasurer- Financial Committee Chair

ROLEX WATCH CO.

Charles Stanley

1st Vice President / Marketing Committee Chair

FOREVERMARK US, INC.

Members

Mercedes Abramo

CARTIER NORTH AMERICA, INC.

Michael Akkaoui

TANURY INDUSTRIES

Lita Asscher

ROYAL ASSCHER OF AMERICA INC.

Debbie Azar

GEMOLOGICAL SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL

David Bindra

B & B FINE GEMS

Lawrence Bock

BACHENDORF'S JEWELERS

Katherine Bodoh

AMERICAN GEM SOCIETY

David W. Cochran

MANUFACTURING JLRS. & SUPPLIERS OF AMERICA

Jonathan Cohen

I.B. GOODMAN COMPANY

Nathalie Diamantis

KERING

John Fierst

JEWELERS MUTUAL INSURANCE CO.

Rebecca Foerster

LEO SCHACHTER DIAMONDS LLC

Karen Goracke

BORSHEIM'S

David Gordon

ORR'S JEWELERS

Lewis Heyman

OSCAR HEYMAN

Douglas Hucker

AMERICAN GEM TRADE ASSOCIATION, INC.

Susan Jacques

GEMOLOGICAL INSTITUTE OF AMERICA

Steven Kaiser

KAISER TIME

Kristina Buckley Kayel

DIAMOND PRODUCERS ASSOCIATION

Russell Kelly

HODINKEE

Almira Kolaneci

NPD

Atul Korgaonkar

JEWELEX

Greg Kwiat

KWIAT AND FRED LEIGHTON

Eddie Le Vian

LE VIAN CORP.

Jenny Luker

PLATINUM GUILD INTERNATIONAL USA

Peter Luplow

BEN BRIDGE JEWELER

Alok Mehta

IDD USA, LLC

Tim Michno

CITIZEN

Michael Richards

UNDERWOOD'S JEWELERS

Stuart Samuels

PREMIER GEM CORP.

Mark Smelzer

JCK MAGAZINE

Olivier Stip

CHANEL

Maria Valim

DAVID YURMAN

Iris Vanderveken

RESPONSIBLE JEWELLERY COUNCIL

Peter Webster

ROBERTO COIN

Stanley Zale

STULLER INC.

Alan Zimmer

REEDS JEWELERS