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Rock & Gem magazine

The Earth’s Treasures | Minerals & Jewelry

Managing Editor, 2000–18

Rock & Gem magazine is a monthly publication for mineral collectors, rockhounds, and lapidary hobbyists that has been in continuous publication since 1971. It offers field trip articles, in-depth information on minerals, and step-by-step lapidary projects. Our contributors are professionals and knowledgeable amateurs.


The Frugal Collector

Editor, 2011

This 256-page hardcover book was written by Carnegie Mineralogical Award winner and Fluorescent Mineral Society Hall of Famer Bob Jones. It offers mineral collectors advice for finding underpriced specimens, interspersed with personal stories from Bob’s 70-plus years in the hobby of mineral collecting, and more than 220 stunning full-color mineral photos.


COINage magazine

The magazine for coin collectors and investors

Managing Editor, 2014-18

COINage magazine is a monthly publication that debuted in 1964. Its articles and columns are written by some of the top experts in numismatics and precious metals investing, with a focus on American coins and the U.S. coin market. The magazine and its editors and contributors have won numerous awards from the Numismatic Literary Guild.