Snapshots from the American Gem Society 2019 Conclave

Spotted at the American Gem Society’s April Conclave in the Emerald City: gem nerds, trivia hounds, improv stars, and education junkies

conclave 2019 trivia nightDisplaying team spirit (and matching T-shirts) at Hearts On Fire trivia night

conclave 2019 mark smelzerJCK publisher Mark Smelzer on Jewelers of America’s new consumer marketing campaign

conclave 2019 marilyn newton kelly newtonShipley Award winner Kelly Newton (r.) with his wife, Marilyn

conclave 2019 brandee dallow katherine bodoh edward johnsonAGS CEO Katherine Bodoh (c.) with the Responsible Jewellery Council’s Brandee Dallow (l.) and Edward Johnson

conclave 2019 alexis padis colin mochrieRetailer Alexis Padis with Whose Line Is It Anyway? improv actor Colin Mochrie

conclave 2019 roger deryWorld-renowned gemstone cutter Roger Dery

conclave 2019 isabel cajulis sarin bacnhamm monalisa depinaJCK Events’ Isabel Cajulis, Sarin Bachmann, and Monalisa DePina

conclave 2019 jennifer susan pusenkoffJennifer Susan Pusenkoff leading the “Fashion Goes Fine Jewelry” session

(Courtesy of the American Gem Society)