Lauren K. Abramowitz was born and raised in New York and has been in Arizona since 1998. Her extensive jewelry career includes the opening of the Scottsdale and Tucson locations of Tiffany & Company. This experience included being an award-winning employee and supported with continued education at the Gemological Institute of America where she earned her Graduate Gemologist and Graduate Pearls diplomas. Lauren holds degrees from The Fashion Institute of Technology, the State University of New York and a Masters in Science from Long Island University. She completed the Certified Pearl Specialist program for the Cultured Pearl Association of America and was awarded a scholarship by the Foundation for Appraisal Education. Lauren provides mobile appraisal services which include USPAP compliant appraisal documents for insurance, estate, equitable distribution, hypothetical and donation purposes. She is a member of the International Society of Appraisers and National Association of Jewelry Appraisers.