Interviewer: David Lisot
Recently the American Numismatic Association announced the selection of Jeff Shevlin for the position of executive director of the largest nonprofit coin collecting organization in the United States.
Jeff is well known in numismatics as the “So-Called Dollar Guy” because of his knowledge about the series of medals and tokens related to that area. He has written different books on the subject and been involved in the coin hobby for years.
Hear his comments about his new job and what he plans to do for the association.
Copyright © CoinWeek – August 2012
American Numismatic Association World’s Fair of Money
The country’s premier coin show and convention, is held every summer at cities around the country. This year the show was hosted in Philadelphia, PA. The convention features spectacular educational programs and events, and the most stunning collections of early American rarities ever assembled for the ANA’s signature Museum Showcase.
The bourse, which is always sold out, includes the finest rare coin and currency dealers in the world, with special sections for U.S., world and ancient coins as well as paper money. The Mint Promenade will features representatives of world mints from five continents along with collector exhibits.
For more information about the ANA or any of its conventions, visit www.money.org and/or visit the Coin and Paper Money Shows section on Coinweek for the latest information, news stories and calendar of upcoming shows.