RANDY LANDER has spent over thirty years researching and studying natural alexandrite and other color-change gemstones. She has family and business contacts in Russia, Asia, and India with up-to-date information on gemstone formation, mine development, natural vs lab created or synthetic alexandrite, how to purchase Alexandrite, types and quality of gemstones currently being mined, and much more. http://www.khazargems.com
Ms Lander has been asked by gem and geology clubs to give seminars on Alexandrite around the United States and has submitted papers to gem labs, publications and official agencies on the state of hand gem mining and its dangers to indigenous children and adults.
Randy is also a member of the International Mine Watch Agency.