Here is some information about our wonderful staff who will gladly help you in any way they can. Together we have over 110 years of combined jewelry experience.
The original "Son", Ron Yates is one of the three owners here at Yates Jewelers and has over 50 years in the business. Master of all facets of the jewelry business, Ron can answer almost any question about the industry.
Dan Rodda (Retired)
"Diamond Dan" and Ron have been partners for over 40 years. Dan brought expert diamond and Rolex watch knowledge to the company. He is now enjoying retired life.
The youngest of the three owners and younger brother of Ron, David is our bookkeeper, diamond and gold buyer, and coin connoisseur. He brings 34 years of expert knowledge to us. He also speaks fluent spanish.
Cindy is our Internet Sales Specialist and Jewelry Buyer. She first worked for us many years ago as a young girl, and has since found her way back to us. She handles all of our eBay and online sales.
Craig is a Master Buyer of anything gold, silver, or coins. Whether it's gold jewelry, silver flatware, or rare coins, Craig can identify and value almost anything.
Elaine is a fantastic employee who has been with us over a decade. She is one of our gold and silver buyers, and Customer Service Representative.
Ethan joins Cindy in our Internet Sales department. He is a Customer Service Representative, a 3rd generation Yates, and looks forward to continuing the family business in the future.
Heather is our Jewelry Designer, Repair Specialist, and buyer. She's the one to see about designing a new ring, or if you're curious about re-mounting a piece of your jewelry. She has been in the jewelry industry since 1997.
Zachary wears many hats, including web developer. He is also a 3rd generation Yates, and another one of our Master Buyers of gold, silver, and coins.