Eileen R. Eichhorn, ISA AM, GG

Eileen R. Eichhorn, ISA AM, GG


Eileen R. Eichhorn
ISA member since Jan 01, 1992

(260) 724-2621 (Office)
(800) 589-2621 (Office)

130 N. 2nd Street
Decatur, IN 46733 , United States map

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Professional Profile Eileen R. Eichhorn GG Graduate Gemologist/Appraiser

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE  Buying/selling fine jewelry, loose diamonds; gemstones, antique/estate jewelry, watches/clocks; silver; specializing in green gemstones.

Apprenticed to John R. Eichhorn - father, Eichhorn Jewelry 1965-1971.

Employed by J.B. Hudson Jewelers, Minneapolis 1971-1975 (sales/merchandising). 

Employed by Eichhorn Jewelry since 1975 President/Secretary-Treasurer

EDUCATION  University of Minnesota - Liberal Arts, BA/BFA granted 1974 - Minneapolis.

CONTINUING EDUCATION  Indiana University School of Continuing Studies:  International Society of Appraisers Courses

101 - Introduction to Personal Property Appraising

102 - Methodology and Reasoning

103 - Appraiser's Fiduciary Responsibilities

104 - Advanced Appraisal Theory and Report Writing

The above courses were taken at IU-Bloomington, IN

Certificates of Completion issued: 1988-1989.

ISA 8 "The Appraisal of Gemstones" Tucson 1992

NAJA Conferences: 1995; 1997; 2007; 2009; 2010; 2011; 2012; 2014; 2015; 2016, ISA Conferences: 2000 Toronto; 2003 Philadelphia; 2004 Atlanta; 2005 Chicago; 2008 Baltimore, Requalification: 2016 Alameda, USPAP-7 hour 2016

GEMOLOGICAL EDUCATION  Gemological Institute of America GIA Certificates: Diamond Grading and Evaluation 1980, Colored Stone Grading and Evaluation 1982, Colored Stone Grading (ColorMaster) 1984, Grading and Evaluation of Pearls 1984, Gemologist Diploma 1987 Graduate Gemologist 1995

APPRAISAL EXPERIENCE  Gems and Jewelry Appraiser since 1975. Insurance, divorce, estates, damage reports, estimates to replace, customs evaluation, collateral, comparison, qualitative reports, casualty loss, and charitable contributions

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION  President Indiana Jewelers Association Board member 1980 – 2018, Accredited Member: International Society of Appraisers, ISA Chair Gems and Jewelry 2003 Certified Senior Member: National Association of Jewelry Appraisers         

AWARDS Sam Walton Business Leader 1998, Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year 2000, Decatur Business Woman of the Year 2001, Bellmont High School Distinguished Graduate 2003, Erekson Award 2004          


  • Jewelry - Diamonds
  • Jewelry - Gemstones
  • Jewelry - Pearls


  • Restoration
  • Retail - Antique
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