Amy Stafford began her career in the jewelry industry more than 25 years ago. After starting Stafford Jewelers with her husband she helped to build the Stafford brand into Cincinnati’s premier hometown jeweler.
Amy’s current role is marketing, media and co-director of operations.
Amy enjoys spending time at home gardening and cooking. She also documents her culinary and gardening adventures on her blog, A Healthy Life For Me.
Proud to be a second-generation jeweler, Jacob Stafford has been working behind the scenes at Stafford Jewelers since he was a young boy. His father started Stafford Jewelers more than twenty years ago, and Jacob showed an interest and a natural aptitude at understanding the dynamics of running a business from a very young age.
After attending the University of Cincinnati, Jacob is now the co-director of operations of Stafford Jewelers. Jacob has an unlimited amount of knowledge of Swiss Watches and diamonds and is currently studying to become a diamond gemologist from the Gemological Institute of America. Jacob has a love of vintage and sports cars. When he is not at Stafford Jewelers or working on his cars, Jacob can be found hunting, spending time outside, and relaxing on his tractor.
Jimmy Stafford enjoys working with his family at Stafford Jewelers as co-director of operations after spending time in Washington, DC, attending The George Washington University and competing as captain on the rowing team.
After graduating with an Engineering degree, Jimmy spent time working in Cleveland, Ohio, learning the dynamics of a highly successful privately-held company. Jimmy is now home in Cincinnati helping build his family’s business by sharing his strong mind for numbers and his uncanny ability to lead his employees to performing at the highest level for our customers.
Jimmy is also a CrossFit coach and loves teaching and competing in CrossFit competitions.
Patrick found his home at Stafford Jewelers in 2013 and shares with our customers his 12 years of knowledge and experience in the jewelry industry.
He has established himself as the Swiss Timepiece Liaison for the store and is currently working towards G.I.A. accreditation.
Patrick is married with a 3-year-old son, who he loves to chase around. In his spare time, Patrick enjoys weekend camping trips with the family and going to movies to check out the latest blockbuster.
Jeff, a native Cincinnatian, has been in the retail jewelry industry for 30 years and with Stafford Jewelers for nearly one year.
Jeff is a music enthusiast and even sings in an acoustic duo that performs throughout the Cincinnati area.
If you are getting your jewelry repaired or creating a custom ring, you might get the pleasure to work with Ron Teegarden. Ron has been a bench jeweler for 34 years and is a true asset to the Stafford jewelers family!
When not working with jewelry, Ron is enjoying time with his two daughters and two grand kids, working out, or attending a sports game. He loves Kentucky basketball, Notre Dame football, Reds baseball and the Cincinnati Bengals.
I started in jewelry business at age 17 right after high school. I managed my first store at 19 and managed for 45 years. I have taken both the diamond and gemology courses with the Diamond Council of America as well as having a wealth of knowledge do to my sales experiences. I have been married to my wife Jan for 37 years and we have two sons. In my spare time I enjoy woodworking as well as relaxing with a good book and spending time with my best friend Charlie, my dog.
I have been in the jewelry industry for 20 years and have been with Stafford for nearly a year. I am DCA certified in diamonds and gemstones. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and spoiling my dog Dixie and her two feline siblings.
Kevin Anderson is a U.S. Army Sergeant and Veteran with nearly 8 years in the jewelry business. After managing a corporate jewelry store, Kevin has decided to come to Stafford Jewelers for a more personal guest experience.
When Kevin isn't at work he enjoys going to the gym, fishing, and spending time with his wife Melissa.
Stefanie Fitzgerald brings to Stafford Jewelers 15 years of fine jewelry experience. A graduate from Ball State University with a Bachelor of Science degree she quickly found success in sales, marketing & customer service. Stefanie has completed her DCA certifications in Diamonds & Gemstones. She also has key sales management experience with top volume stores for a corporate competitor and looks forward to bringing that experience to the Stafford family. Stefanie was born in Fort Wayne, Indiana, raised in Iowa and studied abroad in Australia. She married her college love Thomas. Together they have 2 lovely children and live on the East side of town. They enjoy the outdoors, biking, hiking and travel. Stefanie with her infectious smile goes above & beyond for each guest. Each detail of a guest's need is important to her.
Alec joined the Stafford family after working in the industry for over four years. While having worked as a certified diamondtologist throughout that time, he quickly found out his true love is Swiss watches. His favorite brand currently is Omega but he prides himself in learning about each and every brand Stafford Jewelers carries.
Before working in jewelry, Alec spent his time in Idaho working at his family’s crop-dusting business. Through the long grueling hours in the intense Idaho heat, he learned how hard work and determination can have such an amazing effect on every aspect of his life.
When Alec is not working, he finds serenity in a good comic book or spending time with his puppy and girlfriend. Occasionally you may catch him out at a Reds/Bengals game, a show at the Aronoff, or spending time around Cincinnati’s other restaurants and attractions with friends.