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jewelry designer

Geri Michelle Meldon, American jewelry designer. Certified in lifetime teaching credentials in adult education University of California at Los Angeles, 1972. Recipient award, Oxnard (California) Cake Decoration Competition, 1980, first place award, 1981, Best in Show, 1982.

Background

Meldon, Geri Michelle was born on February 4, 1944 in Cleveland. Daughter of Paul E. and Rhoda (Goldberg) Meldon.

Education

Student, Stephens College, 1962—1963. Student, Parsons School Design, 1963—1964. Diploma, Cleveland Institute Art, 1968.

Graduate in Gemologist, Gemological Institute America, Santa Monica, California, 1969. Bachelor, California State University, 1974.

Career

Teacher jewelry and design Los Angeles Department Recreation and Parks, 1970—1976. Retail sales May Company Fine Jewelry, Los Angeles, 1974—1975, Tiffany and Company, Beverly Hills, 1975—1977, Slavicks Jewelers, Los Angeles, 1977. Instructor jewelry retailing American Gem.

Society, Gemological Institute America, 1977—1978. Free-lance jewelry designer, since 1970.

Achievements

  • Certified in lifetime teaching credentials in adult education University of California at Los Angeles, 1972.

Membership

Secretary church guild, art editor newsletter Ventura County Church Religious Science, California, 1980—1981. Member of National Association of Female Executives, California Jewelers Association, National Association Jewelry Appraisers.

Connections

father:
Paul E. Meldon

mother:
Rhoda (Goldberg) Meldon