The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA) is pleased to announce that Mr. Martin D. Fuller, GG, Certified Senior Member, has been named NAJA’s National Secretary. Martin ably replaces the position held by Howard Rubin, NAJA’s National Secretary, who passed away earlier this year.
Mr. Fuller’s primary responsibility will be to represent NAJA at the Appraisal Foundation and the Industry Advisory Council. He will be attending all meetings and serve in an advisory capacity on other Appraisal Foundation committees, as needed. Secondary responsibilities will be to assist the Executive Director in course development, conference proceedings and other administrative functions.
Martin D. Fuller is the Founder & President, Lab Director, of Martin Fuller Appraisals, LLC and Fuller & Associates, both located in McLean, Virginia. He is an active appraiser/gemologist for over 35 years and world renowned speaker, mentor, author and educator. He serves as a personal consultant to private collectors, governments, various prominent gem and jewelry associations and museums as well as an experienced expert witness on both federal and state levels. Additionally, he has consulted for the U.S. Customs and the Department of Consumer Affairs, and served in many jewelry related court proceedings.
The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers is the largest membership association specializing exclusively in gem and jewelry appraising and related appraisal issues. It offers education and networking opportunities with knowledgeable appraisal professionals.