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Ed Moy Honored at Standish Foundation 4 Children Event in Washington DC

By Charles Morgan for CoinWeek….

On Tuesday, September 9, Ed Moy, former Mint Director and author of American Gold & Platinum Eagles: A Guide to the U.S. Bullion Coin Programs, was honored by the Standish Foundation 4 Children at a charitable gathering at the National Press Club in Washington, DC. The Standish Foundation 4 Children works with the health care industry to create a positive healing environment for children.

edmoyThe Foundation is headed by Andrea Mangione Standish, wife of PCGS Senior Grader and Vice-President of Business Development Michael “Miles” Standish.

At the event, more than 150 people, including former Congressmen, government officials, and staff from the U.S. Mint.

Praising Moy and his career of public service was former Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta, former Georgia Congressman Bob Barr, and former Deleware Congressman, Mike Castle.

Castle worked alongside Moy on a number of coinage related issues, and is most known in numismatic circles for being a sponsor to the legislation that brought about the 50 State Quarters® program.

Moy spoke about his tenure as Mint Director and the important role that the U.S. bullion program plays in the precious metals investment market. He also thanked members of the U.S. Mint’s Washington, D.C. staff, many of whom had come to the event to congratulate their former boss on his post-Mint literary and business successes.

Moy currently works as the Chief Strategist for Sherman Oaks-based Precious Metals firm Fortress Gold Group.

Charles Morgan
Charles Morgan
Charles Morgan is an award-winning numismatic author and the editor and publisher of Along with co-author Hubert Walker, he has written for CoinWeek since 2012, as well as the "Market Whimsy" column for The Numismatist and the book 100 Greatest Modern World Coins (2020) for Whitman Publishing. From 2021-2023, Charles served as Governor of the American Numismatic Association (ANA), where he was bestowed the Glenn Smedley Award. Charles is a member of numerous numismatic organizations, including the American Numismatic Society (ANS) and the Numismatic Literary Guild (NLG).

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