Professional Qualifications
PROFESSIONAL HISTORY
Angeles, California before founding Gem Secure Jewelry Appraisals in 2000.    He has
additional experience in multiple facets of the jewelry business, including custom design
consulting and the creation of jewelry by fabrication, plus experience in fine jewelry
wholesaling and retailing.

Mr. Davis is a Graduate Gemologist (GG).  Graduates of the Gemological Institute of
America (GIA) are awarded this title after completing the required courses and passing
examinations in the theory and practice of Gemology.  He is also a Diamond and Colored
Stone Graduate, awarded these titles after completing the required courses and passing
examinations in the theory and practice of identifying and ranking diamonds and colored
stones.

Patrick Davis is a member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) and a candidate to
be an Accredited Senior Appraiser and Master Gemologist Appraiser (MGA). These
certifications are awarded as a result of successfully passing the Society’s intensive written
and oral examinations, submission of appraisal data and other qualifying criteria required by
the Society’s International Board of Examiners.

Mr. Davis is a Certified Bench Jeweler Technician from the Jewelers of America Inc.
This certification is awarded after successfully passing written examinations and
demonstrating the required skill and knowledge in the practice of jewelry manufacture and
repair.

Mr. Davis observes the Code of Ethics of the American Society of Appraisers and all
documents and services offered are provided in conformity with the Uniform Standards of
Professional Appraisal Practice promulgated by the Appraisal foundation, ASA.
The American Society of Appraisers is a multi-disciplinary professional appraisal society
which tests and certifies its members.  A code of ethics and continuing program for re-
accreditation of its members, distinguishes the professional reputation of the society.  Its
International Headquarters are: P.O. Box 17265, Washington D.C. 20041.  Telephone:
(703) 478-2228.
Graduate Gemologist, GG Diploma
awarded to Patrick Davis
November 2, 1995
Uniform Standards of Professional
Appraisal, USPAP Diploma
awarded to Patrick Davis
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS
2002 American Society of Appraisers - Member, Candidate for Senior Appraiser
Gemological Institute of America - Alumni Association
SELECTED EDUCATION

Gemological Institute of America - Diamonds Graduate 1995

Gemological Institute of America - Colored Stone Graduate 1995

Jewelers of America, Inc. - Certified Bench Jeweler Technician 1996

American Society of Appraisers ASA - PP/GJ201 Intro to Personal Property

American Society of Appraisers ASA - PP/GJ202 Personal Property Valuation
                                             Research and Methodology  

American Society of Appraisers ASA - PP/GJ203 Appraisal Writing

American Society of Appraisers ASA - PP/GJ204 Legal Aspects of Appraising

American Society of Appraisers ASA - Ethics - Principles of Appraisal Practice

American Society of Appraisers ASA - Uniform Standards of Appraisal Practice
Diamonds Graduate Diploma
awarded to Patrick Davis
October 22, 1995