Meet the Staff

Rochelle Levine

Rochelle Levine

Graduate Gemologist | President & Owner

Rochelle Levine was born in Binghamton and grew up in Endwell, NY. Rochelle has worked at Ruby and Sons since middle school, when she helped at holiday time and during special events. She graduated from Maine-Endwell Sr. High School in 1985, then attended and graduated from SUNY-Geneseo in 1989 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Management. Rochelle knew that she wanted to work with her father, so she attended the Gemological Institute of America and received her Graduate Gemologist Degree in 1990. Rochelle is a past-secretary of the New York State Jewelers Association.

Carl Levine

Carl Levine

1930-2016

Carl Levine was born in Endicott, NY and was a lifelong resident of Broome County. Carl graduated from Union Endicott High School in 1948. A veteran of the US Army, Carl was a master watchmaker and had the title of Registered Jeweler until the time of his retirement.

Karen Brown

Karen Brown

Endwell Location

Karen is a Chenango Forks graduate and lifetime resident of Binghamton. Karen has been working in the jewelry industry since 1998. Friendly and knowledgeable, Karen can assist you with your diamond engagement ring purchase, or gifts for any occasion. Well-known and respected in the community, Karen can be trusted to find the perfect gift for your special someone.

Phyllis Maus

Endwell Location

Phyllis started her long career in the jewelry industry right down the street from the original Ruby and Sons Jewelers on Washington Avenue. Phyllis has since turned a part-time job she got while her kids were younger into a full-time career. An experienced manager, Ruby and Sons is excited that she has recently joined our family. Incredibly knowledgeable and caring, Phyllis has the training to educate you in your engagement ring or other special occasion jewelry selection.