Coin World Authors

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Michael Fahey, senior authenticator at ANACS, shares his expertise and tips in "Detecting Counterfeits" in the regular pages of Coin World and also guides collectors in learning to grade U.S. coins in his popular "First Grade" column published in the Coin Values section of the monthly Special Edition.

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Columnist

Mike Diamond, error coin specialist, is lead author of Coin World's weekly "Collectors' Clearinghouse," which delves into how errors and varieties are created in U.S. coinage.

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Columnist

Beth Deisher, Coin World editor from 1985 until her retirement in 2012, brings to light the "back stories" from her 35 years of reporting on the collecting world in the column "From the Memory Bank."

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Columnist

Allan Davisson, professional numismatist for more than 30 years, specializes in coins of England, Scotland and Ireland. He serves as Coin World's retail pricing analyst for British coins (1838 to current) and also provides commentary for "British Market Analysis."

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Michael Bugeja, a coin collector since childhood and professor of journalism, guides new and beginning collectors through fun-packed and enriching experiences in "Home Hobbyist."

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Q. David Bowers, acclaimed as the most prolific writer and researcher in modern times, in "The Joys of Collecting," provides timely and fun-packed glimpses of collecting adventures and ideas.

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Don Bailey, professional numismatist and specialist in Mexican coins, serves as retail pricing analyst for Mexican coins (1905 to current) and also keeps collectors posted on the state of the market in "Mexican Market Analysis."

Digital Content Producer

Digital Content Producer

Joe O’Donnell, digital content producer, joined the Coin World editorial staff in 2014. Joe writes web content, manages Coin World’s social media accounts, compiles content for daily digital eNewsletters, and contributes on occasion to the print magazine. He has enjoyed interacting withCoin World readers while covering the sale of coins from the Saddle Ridge Hoard and the 50th anniversary Kennedy half dollar releases.

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John Kraljevich, a noted expert in Early American numismatics, helps modern-day collectors explore coins and paper money of the pre-federal era in "Colonial Americana."

Editorial Intern

Colin Sallee, editorial intern, joined Coin World in February, 2015. Colin handles various editorial tasks for coinworld.com. He is a senior at DePaul University, and a Staff Writer for The DePaulia student newspaper. He’s enjoyed learning more about the overall appeal of coin collecting, and enjoys the history associated with them – primarily global and ancient coins.