Meet the Colemans

Amanda 2018 Staff Photo
Amanda Coleman-Phelps
Owner, General Manager
Avid Runner
Amanda is the 6th generation of the Nelson Coleman Jewelers family business and is currently first female owner. She is a Graduate Gemologist and Certified Gemologist Appraiser with AGS. With a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, she has worked to create a diversified business full time since 2004. Other achievements: Board member for Maryland Retail Association and AGS, President of the AGS Maryland National, Capital Guild, member of Center Club of Baltimore and Baltimore Chapter of Accelerant and Vistage.

Mark 2018 Staff Photo
Mark Coleman
Owner, Estate Director
Hopeless Romantic
Mark is the last born of Nelson Coleman’s six sons and joined the family business in 1976. Mark is a GIA Diamonds Graduate and American Gem Society Registered Jeweler. He is the head of our estate jewelry department and loves finding that right piece of jewelry to improve life and relationships.

Chris 2018 Staff Photo
Chris Coleman
Retired Owner
Family Man
Chris has worked at NCJ since 1977 when he joined his brother Mark. He is a Diamonds Graduate of the Gemological Institute of America and member of the Tri-State Jewelers Association, Jewelers Security Alliance, Towson Business Association, American Gemological Society, and Diamond Council of America.

Peggy 2018 Staff PhotoPeggy Coleman
Merchandise Manager
Shelter Volunteer
Peggy is a Diamond Graduate of the Gemological Institute of America and has her Accredited Jewelry Professional Certificate. She first joined the family business when she fell in love with Chris Coleman and is proud of Amanda’s leadership in the business.

Meet our other wonderful staff members.