As an ambitious and innovative first generation jeweler, I strive to balance modern style and intricate technique with all of my work. My passion for success and respect for the trade pushes me to learn every facet of this industry, and reflects in each piece of jewelry I make. 

Skills and Strengths

  • Lapidary & Inlay
  • General repair work
  • Wax carving & mould making
  • Polishing & Finishing
  • Intermediate stone setting
  • Solder & fusion Welding
  • Laser welding
  • CAD/CAM Proficiency 
  • Web design
  • Digital marketing
  • Microsoft Office Suite skill
  • Time management
  • Product Photography 
  • Creative & Custom design

Work History and Experience

Au Cornerstone Mount Vernon, WA

February 2017 to Current
Lapidary Specialist, Goldsmith's Apprentice, Creative Director    
-Jewelry Production
-Polishing & Finishing
-Lapidary and inlay specialist
-Laser welding technician

Garcia Jewelers Bellingham, WA

January 2016 to February 2017
Assisted with basic repair work, polishing, bezel setting, and customer service. 

Leaf & Badger Bellingham, WA

May 2015 to Current
Owner Operator    
Small business owner, oversee 1 emplyeee
Maintain custom work & repairs for customers
Product design and Manufacturing
Marketing & Website upkeep

Activities and Publications

-Featured as a RioGrande's upcoming artist
-Featured in MJSA Education Foundation's online journal
-Active memeber in Skagit Vally Mining & Prospecting Association


Sean McCarty
Owner & Goldsmith at Au Cornerstone
Current Employer

Ernesto Garcia
Owner & Goldsmith at Garcia Jewelers

John Macmahon
Director of Banquets at Sheraton Hotel
Employer for 4 years