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Vacancy Filled: The CCAC Welcomes a New Member

Published May 24, 2024 | 1 min read

By ANA Staff

The Citizens Coinage Advisory Committee (CCAC) swore in Sam Gelberd on May 20 for the “specially qualified in numismatics” position, a vacancy created earlier this year when now-retired Publisher Dennis Tucker’s second term expired. 

Gelberd is an independent numismatic educator and content creator. He worked in numismatic education at the ANA for over 10 years and authored a website feature and The Numismatist column “Treasures in Your Pocket.” He has also assisted with updates to the Cherrypickers’ Guide to Rare Die Varieties of United States Coins. Gelberd is a member of several organizations, including the Florida United Numismatists and CONECA.

A version of this article appears in the July 2024 issue of The Numismatist (