Our Staff

Paul Neuse, President
Paul was introduced to the jewelry business in 1979 when he began working at Storey Jewelers at the age of 15. By high school graduation, Paul was performing basic soldering and sizing as well as basic watch repair. He attended Houston Technical College and earned the title of Certified Watchmaker by the American Watchmakers Institute. After working at Storey Jewelers for several years, he began attending Southwest Texas State University and earned a Bachelor of Business Administration, with a concentration in Accounting. Soon after, he became a Certified Public Accountant. He is a past president of the Gonzales Chamber of Commerce and Agriculture, past treasurer of the Gonzales Public Library Board, is on the Tax Expo Committee and the Family Conference Committee for the Houston CPA Society, and is an active member of First Baptist Church. Besides being a CPA and Certified Watchmaker, Paul has attended numerous seminars and training sessions offered by the Gemological Institute of America and Independent Jewelers Association on a variety of subjects including Diamond Grading, Pearl Grading, Colored Stone Identification, Marketing, Merchandising, and Management.

Christina Melchor
Christina was born and raised in Gonzales, Texas and is married to Carlo, who is a teacher for GISD. They have 3 children, Emily, Erin and Carlo Jr. She began working with Storey Jewelers, at our downtown location, in August of 2008. Christina has attended several jewelry shows over the past years. While there, she attends jewelry y training seminars, where she increases her knowledge in the jewelry business.  Christina has also taken online jewelry courses like, The Colored Gemstone Course, Diamond Course and Advanced Jewelry Sales training.

Jessie Holt
Jessie joined Storey Jewelers in July 2014 as part of the sales team and to assist in the store's advertising and social media as it transitioned from it's downtown location to it's larger location on Sarah DeWitt. Jessie has completed training courses in Colored Gemestones, Jewelry Sales and Diamonds and is also trained in CounterSketch, a digital program used to customize jewelry for customers.

Nancy Jackson
Nancy, a long time friend and client, has joined our team for the Christmas season and will helps out a couple of days a week and during peak times.