Alexis Padis, CGA
Alexis is the Director of Operations for Padis Jewelry in San Francisco, California. She joined the company in 2010, focusing primarily on a large-scale rebranding effort. She now manages the largest of their four locations and spearheads operational development, training and marketing across the company.
Alexis has her undergraduate degree in finance from Pepperdine University. As a four year student-athlete and team captain, Alexis stayed on to coach lacrosse at Pepperdine while also completing her MBA in entrepreneurial management. Alexis went on to work for a marketing analytics firm based in Westlake, CA as Director of Implementation.
She is a GIA Graduate Gemologist and an AGS Certified Gemologist Appraiser. Alexis is president of the San Francisco Bay Area AGS Guild, a 2016 WJA Award of Excellence nominee, and serves on the Board of Directors for the American Gem Society.