AGTA Professional Staff

The AGTA has carefully assembled a team of talented and experienced individuals to serve its members and the gemstone industry. The Association’s headquarters is located in Dallas, Texas.

The staff is prepared to assist you with any questions or topics relating to the Association or the gemstone industry. For general inquiries, please emailĀ

Phone: 800-972-1162/214-742-4367

Doug Hucker

Chief Executive Officer

Joan Allen

Chief Financial Officer

Kami Swinney

Operations Manager

Mary Lou Keen

Trade Show Manager

Megan Whitmire

Marketing Manager

Sheri Connell

MIS Manager

David Baker

Membership & Education Manager

Joanna Petersen

Client Services Representative

Lauren Hewlett

Sales and Marketing Coordinator

Kimberly Petersen

Trade Show Assistant