Marbeth Schon is the owner/editor of Modern Silver magazine, the online publication (www.modernsilver.com) that focuses on modern jewelry and its creators/designers. She is also the proprietor of M. Schon Fine Arts and Jewelry in Bay St Louis, Mississippi (www.mschon.com), and is an active collector of American mid-20th century modernist jewelry. She received a B.A. degree from Concordia College, Moorhead, Minnesota, and her M.S. from Lindenwood College in St. Charles, Missouri.