Gwyn Houston - President, CEO

Gwyn Houston

Gwyn Houston has been involved with numismatics his entire life. Whether collecting as a youth or starting his business in 1974, his skills as an appraiser, buyer, and seller of rare coins and currency are unmatched in this field. He is a lifetime member of the American Numismatics Association.

Gwyn was born and raised in Baltimore, MD (The Free State), where he eventually received his BS in Mathematics from the University of Maryland (B.C.). He lives and works in Harford County where he pursues his interests in thoroughbred horse racing, chess, and spending time with his wife of forty years, three children, and three grandchildren.

Nick Panos - Expert Numismatist

Nick Panos

Nick Panos has a keen eye for all things numismatic. He has been collecting coins since his youth, which has enabled him to bring invaluable skills and expertise to Free State Numismatics for the past 35 years. He is a member of both ANA and FUN and would be happy to assist you with any concerns you have regarding your coins or our inventory.

Nick is an avid and proficient golfer, and has been a local sports coach in Harford County for the past 20 years, where he is married with three children and three grandchildren.

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