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numismatist

Scott A. Travers, American numismatist. Recipient Best Mass-Market Web Site award, W National Broadcasting Company/NBC-television.

Background

Travers, Scott Andrew was born on November 12, 1961 in New York City. Son of Harvey Charles and Barbara Joan (Goldman) Travers.

Education

Bachelor in Politics, Brandeis University, 1983.

Career

President Scott Travers Rare Coin Galleries, LLC, New York City, since 1979. Governor American Numismatic Association, 1995-1997, vice president, 1997-1999. Executive mediator Numismatic Consumer Alliance, since 2008.

Authenticator, grader Numismatic Guaranty Corporation, 1987-1990, grading standards consultant, 1987-1994. Board governors Adelphi University Institute Numismatic and Philatelic Studies, 1980-1986. Expert consultant Federal Trade Commission, 1992.

Lecturer and member board overseers Numismatic Institute of North America. International writing competition coordinator Numismatic Literature Guild. Interviewed on various radio and television programs.

Works

Membership

Liquidator Board Gold Coins, El Salvador, 1989. Member American Numismatic Society (life), American Numismatic Association (life, governor 1995-1997, vice president 1997-1999, convention speaker, consumer protection and education committees, Outstanding Young Numismatist 1978, Adult Advisor of Year 1984, Ray Byrne Literature award 1977, Glenn B. Smedley Distinguished Community Service award 1992, 99, National Club Coordinators award, Presidential award 2003), Numismatic Literature Guild (Clemy Lifetime Achievement award 2002), American Israel Numismatic Association, Central State Numismatic Society, Michigan Numismatic Society, New England Numismatic Association, Florida United Numismatists (A. J. Uihci Educational award, 2010), Numismatics International, National Silver Dollar Round Table, Numismatic Bibliomania Society, California State Numismatic Association, Garden State Numismatic Association.

Connections

father:
Harvey Charles Travers

mother:
Barbara Joan (Goldman) Travers