The Natural Colored Diamond Association has announced its new board of directors, including president elect Jeffrey Post of Gem Platinum.
NCDIA members also voted on a 19-person board representing mining companies, manufacturers, and retailers that specialize in natural color diamonds. The board will be led by executive director Robert May and a seven-person executive committee that includes Larry West of LJ West as chairman emeritus.
Additionally, board liaisons were added in both Israel and Hong Kong to help serve the association’s growing international community through educational programs and outreach.
In addition to Post, May, and West, the NCDIA executive committee includes Rebecca Foerster, Rio Tinto, executive vice president; Eddie Le Vian, Le Vian, executive vice president; Michael Green, Wick & Green, executive vice president; and Jordan Fine, Amgad, secretary/treasurer.
Other board members are Marc Lazar, Marc Lazar; Alfredo Molina, Molina Fine Jewelers/Black Star & Frost; Shaul Cohen, Novel Collection; Christian Tse, Christian Tse; Nilesh Sheth, Nice Diamonds; Bruno Scarselli, Scarselli Diamonds; Eden Rachminov, Rachminov 1891; Nishit Parikh, Diarough N.V.; Marc Greenberg, Cora; Simon Zion, Dehres; Mark Solomon, Solomon’s Jewelers; Amit Dhamani, Dhamani; Sean Moore, Borsheims; and Brian Gunderson, Gundersons.