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Jeff Garrett

NMAH Board Member; Founder and Owner, Mid-American Rare Coin Galleries

Jeff Garrett is the Founder and Owner of Mid-American Rare Coin Galleries, and Co-owner of Sarasota Rare Coin Galleries. He is a Special Projects Consultant with the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation. Mr. Garrett has authored many numismatic books, including Encyclopedia of U.S. Gold Coins 1795–1933: Circulating, Proof, Commemorative, and Pattern Issues; 100 Greatest U.S. Coins, winner of the Best Book Award; and United States Coinage: A Study By Type. He is also the price editor for The Official Redbook: A Guide Book of United States Coins. Mr. Garrett is a consultant to the Smithsonian Institution’s National Numismatic Collection. He is a member of the Professional Numismatic Guild and previously served as President, Vice President and Treasurer of the organization. In 2009 Mr. Garrett first ran successfully for a seat on the Board of Governors for the American Numismatic Association and is now President of the organization. Mr. Garrett resides in Lexington, KY with his wife Mary Lynn and daughter Morgan.