Kathleen Turner is an Accredited Senior Appraiser from the American Society of Appraisers and a Certified Graduate Gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America with over 20 years of experience in the jewelry industry. She is the founder and owner of Cal Coast Jewelry Appraisers Inc., an independent gemological laboratory and mobile appraisal service in North County, San Diego, downtown Carlsbad Village. Cal Coast Jewelry Appraisers features a team of qualified jewelry appraisers who adhere to the current Uniform Standards for Professional Appraisal Practices (USPAP). We value education and require our team to maintain a minimum of 20 accredited hours of continued education every five years. Her company specializes in jewelry and watch appraisals for insurance, estate tax, charitable donation, equitable distribution, liquidation, expert witness, and litigation support.