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Jack Ghazalian - American Gem Academy

Jack Ghazalian

Jack Ghazalian has thirty-eight (38) years of experience in the jewelry industry. He is a graduate gemologist through the Gemological Institute of America (1992), was an instructor for GIA (1993) and was officially Certified-by-the-State of California Education Code 94311(a) to teach Gemology & Jewelry Manufacturing-Arts (1993).

In October 2015, he was honored by the International Distinguished Scholars – Academic Honor Society as an ‘International Distinguished Scholar’ and in 2017 was granted membership in Kappa Delta Pi. He is currently the owner of Isometric Gemological Appraisal Services in Southern California:, speaks five languages and is passionate about education.