Afton Sleichter

Afton Sleichter
Graduate Gemologist
Diamonds Direct Richmond


Afton Sleichter has been with Diamonds Direct since 2014. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Art History and a Minor in History from Virginia Commonwealth University.

Sleichter has over five years of experience in the jewelry industry and earned her Graduate Gemologist designation from the Gemological Institute of America in 2011. Previously, she worked with an independent store in the Washington, D.C., region.

In her free time, the Richmond native enjoys reading, sewing and spending time with her husband, son and dogs.