Regional Representative, Kansas City
Tracey Kahle serves as Freeman’s Regional Representative in Kansas City, Kansas, where she specializes in jewelry appraisals and collections. Kahle joined Freeman’s in 2021 with 32 years of experience purchasing and appraising loose gemstones, diamonds, and fine jewelry for nationally recognized luxury retail jewelers. As Freeman’s Midwest Regional Representative, Kahle increases Freeman’s presence in the region through her specialization in jewelry.
Kahle earned her Graduate Gemologist title from the Gemological Institute of America in 1988 and went on to apprentice with the renowned Harold Tivol and Tom Tivol of TIVOL, Kansas City’s premier luxury jeweler. She managed TIVOL’s appraisals department from 2006-2014; in 2015, she launched Kahle Appraisals, LLC, a by-appointment jewelry appraisal service.
Kahle stresses the importance of impartial and accurate reporting to protect all parties involved in the process for which the appraisal is requested. She works with individuals, wealth managers, attorneys, insurance companies, and trust companies to provide appraisals as well as liquidation services.