The Maxon Team
Rick McElvaine
Rick McElvaineStore Owner
Rick has been in the jewelry industry for over 45 years, he has been our store owner for 25 years. Rick has lived in Springfield since 1994. He is a Certified Gemologist through the American Gem Society, and a Graduate Gemologist through the Gemological Institute of America. He is involved in the Rotary Club of Springfield, Lotus Club, and Cedars Club. Rick is known for his stylish dance moves, eyeglass collection (thanks to Springfield Family Vision!) and loves being “Pop” to his grandchildren.
Jessica Harmison Olson
Jessica Harmison OlsonManaging Partner
Jessica has been with Maxon for 4 years and was born and raised in Springfield. She is a Registered Jeweler through the American Gem Society and Applied Jewelry Professional through the Gemological Institute of America. She keeps our heads on straight and our grammar in check. In 2018, Jessica was a Springfield Business Journal Most Influential Women Honoree. She is involved in Leadership Council through Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, The Network, Missouri State Alumni Association, Junior League of Springfield, United Way of the Ozarks (Generational Engagement Committee), Sunrise Rotary Club (Committee Chair), Ozarks Counseling Center (President-Elect), Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks (Big Sister & Advisory Board Member), she is also the former President of the Rotaract Club of Springfield and a co-owner of Float Trip Pickles. Her hobbies include traveling with her husband Ryan, enjoying the Greenway Trails, and helping young professionals get connected in Springfield. She loves hiking and has Mount Kilimanjaro on her bucket list.
Kendra Claxton
Kendra ClaxtonOperations Manager
Kendra has been in the jewelry industry for 18 years. Her favorite thing about her job his helping people celebrate the happiest times of their lives. She has worked for Maxon for 2 years, leading our sales team and bringing lots of laughter. She has earned the Applied Jewelry Professional credential through the Gemological Institute of America and the Certified Sales Associate designation through the American Gem Society. Kendra is from Pleasant Hope, is an animal lover, and enjoys spending her free time at the lake or spoiling her 4 nieces. She has a cat named Kittens and a dog named Pants.
Jay Casey
Jay CaseyBench Jeweler
Jay has 40 years experience as a bench jeweler and has worked at Maxon for over 20 years. He is a Springfield native. When he’s not repairing jewelry he enjoys riding dirt bikes and sitting in his driveway watching storms. He also enjoys working out and traveling anywhere with a beach. Jay has 2 sons and 4 grandsons. He doubles as our jeweler and our in house comedian. Jay is one of the most important elements to our Maxon experience, keeping our clients happy with his fast turnaround time and excellent craftsmanship.
Andrea Bateman
Andrea Bateman Sales Professional
Andrea joined the Maxon team in 2020 after many years as a travel agent! She has been able to travel to France, Monaco, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, and so many more! She loves hiking, gourmet cooking, and Refit classes. She has two kids, Jordan and Darby and several fur babies; two tabby cats and a “Dorky” (half Dachshund, half Yorkshire Terrier). Andrea spends time volunteering through the Venues church working with Crosslines Food Pantry as well as their special needs ministry, “Recess”.
Jane McElvaine
Jane McElvaineStore Owner
Jane has been with Maxon for over 25 years as the store owner and leading our sales floor with her charisma. You can’t leave without a hug from Jane! She is a Certified Gemologist through the American Gem Society, and a Graduate Gemologist through the Gemological Institute of America. She is currently involved in the Junior League of Springfield, in which she was the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award winner. In 2001, Jane was a Springfield Business Journal Most Influential Women Honoree. She is also involved in the Springfield Executive Breakfast Club, Lotus Club, Cedars Club, and the Pi Beta Phi alumnae club. Since moving to Springfield in 1994, she has served on many clubs and charitable organizations. Jane has two granddaughters and her favorite day of the week is “MiMi Friday.”
Morgan Brock
Morgan BrockDigital Marketing Manager
Morgan has worked at Maxon since 2017 and was recently promoted to Digital Marketing Manager. She manages our social media and website, and loves to showcase the quality fine jewelry and the accredited sales team. She has earned the Applied Jewelry Professional credential through the Gemological Institute of America and the Certified Sales Associate designation through the American Gem Society. Morgan is from Strafford, Missouri and graduated from Southwest Baptist University in 2017 with a business management degree. She is involved in the Junior League of Springfield and is the Assistant Chair for the Plaid Door committee. Morgan’s favorite hobbies are going antiquing with her mom, getting coffee, hanging out with her puppies Poppy June and Sissy May, and golfing very poorly. Morgan’s best friend is Grace McElvaine, Rick and Jane’s 5 year old granddaughter.
Kyra Woods
Kyra WoodsSales Professional
Kyra joined the Maxon team in 2021 after years in employee benefits. Kyra graduated from Rogersville High School and then Missouri State University in 2017 with a degree in Business Management. She is a Springfield native and loves being involved in the community. Kyra is a member of ABC Networking and the Rotaract Club of Springfield. She loves hiking, concerts and golfing. She enjoys spending as much time as she can with her nephew, Theodore, and has a corgi/dachshund mix named Sophie.
Dustin Gerleve
Dustin GerleveSales Manager
Dustin joined the Maxon team in 2020. He has been in the jewelry industry over 20 years! Dustin’s very passionate about motorcycles. He also loves spending time on Table Rock Lake with family and friends. Dustin is always accompanied by his co-captain Kruzer James Gerleve, his miniature schnauzer!
Caleb Davis
Caleb DavisSales Professional
Caleb joined the Maxon team in 2021. He is a Springfield native. Caleb has over 15 years of retail experience and has spent the last 5 in fine jewelry! He enjoys golfing. When Caleb isn’t at Maxon he spends his time with his 4 year old daughter – they love playing leggos, doing puzzles and watching movies together.

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Keeping track of time across the world. The Rolex Sky-Dweller in Oystersteel and yellow gold, 42 mm case, intense white dial, a Jubilee bracelet. #Rolex #SkyDweller
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Luvente is in the house TOMORROW! Can’t wait to shop and get to work on those Christmas wishlists! 🛍
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Christmas hours start tomorrow! That means Maxon is open on Mondays 🎄🎅🏼 it’s not too late to put something sparkly on your wish list ✨
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So excited for our Luvente trunk show on Tuesday! Let the holiday shopping begin 🎄
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May the accessories be the best part of your Thanksgiving outfit 🥧
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The classic watch of reference. The Rolex Datejust 36 in Oystersteel, Everose gold and diamonds, 36 mm case, dark rhodium dial set with diamonds, Jubilee bracelet. #Rolex #Datejust
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Get excited! We have yet another fall trunk show! Luvente will be joining us in store for the first time ever. You have quickly fallen in love with this line and now you get to see it ALL Nov. 30th from 10-6. You won’t want to miss this!
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Late night post to grace your feed with this fun, funky, and fabulous estate ring 🤩
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This watch winder is not a want, it’s a need 💚
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Vahan is here until 6! 🤩
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✨TOMORROW✨from 10 - 6 please join us for our @vahanjewelryofficial Fall Trunk Show. HUNDREDS of pieces will be in store and available for you to purchase, custom order in your size, or add to your wishlist. This will be fun! 🥂🛍
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Tanzanite perfection 🤩
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The new Datejust 31 with mint green dial #Rolex #Datejust
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