Our Staff

ROB PRINCE

Master Jeweler and Owner

A transplant from the Michigan area, Rob has resided in Louisville since 1971. A graduate of Waggener High School in St. Matthews, Rob also attended the University of Louisville before beginning his jeweler career in 1977.  

Beginning in retail, he later formed Prince Manufacturing and Design in 1983 which provided wholesale jewelry repair and   custom design to retail jewelers throughout the Louisville area. He opened Prospect Jewelers, a full service retail store, in   2000 with his partner Ms. Terry Chambers. 

Rob enjoys sailing and motor boating and in 2006 he earned his license as a US Merchant Marine officer and is a member of Rose Island Yacht Club, the Louisville Sail and Power Squadron and Harrods Creek Boat Owners Association.  A leader in his community, he is the founding President of the Prospect Area Chamber of Commerce and former member of the Prospect KY Mayor’s Ordinance Review Committee. Rob enjoys traveling and spends lots of time with his sons, Rob and Daniel in Denver and on Cape Cod with the rest of his family.  He is an avid swimmer, skier and biker — both with and without a motor!

 

TERRY CHAMBERS

Owner

Having an extensive business and legal background, Terry has worked both in the U.S. and on the international scene for over thirty years and provides the administrative and marketing support needed to run this successful operation.

She is a member of the GIA Alumni Association; a business graduate of Bellarmine University and extremely active throughout her community. She is a past President of the Prospect Goshen Rotary Club and remains involved with many of their local and international humanitarian projects. Terry likewise holds a strong leadership position in both the business and social scene as well.  As a current Director and past President of the Prospect Area Chamber of Commerce and a founding member of the Prospect Area Play Readers community theater, she is well known as someone who will take the lead and get things done.  

In her spare time she acts as Communications Officer of the Louisville Sail and Power Squadron, Director and Secretary of Rose Island Yacht Club and is a member of Hunting Creek Country Club and the Prospect Code Enforcement Board. Her son and his family, Tim Chambers and Buffie Jackson, live nearby and share Terry’s interest in boating and simple country living.

 

DONNA COOPER

Independent Sales Consultant

Donna joined our team in the spring of 2006, bringing with her 25 years of valuable knowledge and insight into the unique and competitive world of the jewelry industry. Growing up in Louisville, this Loretto graduate, former business owner and jewelry store manager has an executive’s perspective of what it takes to achieve long-term success in this industry whether it be working directly with her client over the counter; expressing her flair and creative merchandising artistry or simply staying abreast of the current jewelry fashions needed when personally shopping for clients.

A 1993 graduate diamontologist from the Diamond Council of America, Donna expanded her expertise by enrolling in a number of educational opportunities both in business and industry specific studies. Always one to take a chance and roll the dice in life, Donna’s newest passion has lead her in being one of the top Texas Hold’em champs at Wildwood Country Club.