GIA instructors bring a wealth of industry experience to their teaching. The journeys they took to get to GIA make for fascinating stories about passion, ambition and cultivating enriching careers. Their experiences also provide insights into how the industry works and the many opportunities it offers.
Get to know our instructors and find out how you, too, can map an exciting career journey in gems and jewelry.
- Martin Harmon, Graduate Gemology
- Paula Carter Andrews, Jewelry Design
- Javier Zavala, Graduate Jeweler