Pages related to: Presidential Coins

Presidential $1 Coin Program

December 27, 2021 - The United States Mint honors our nation’s presidents by issuing $1 coins featuring their images in the order that they served. The program began in 2007 with Presidents Washington, Adams, Jefferson, and Madison. Note: In December 2011, Secretary of the...

United States Mint Presidential $1 Coin Design Use Policy

December 27, 2021 - The United States Mint will not object to use of the obverse, reverse or edge of any United States Presidential $1 Coin approved by the Secretary of the Treasury (each, a “Covered Coin” and collectively, “Covered Coins”), subject to the following conditions:...

Phebe Hemphill

April 14, 2022 - Medallic Artist Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts graduate Phebe Hemphill studied for three years with sculptor EvAngelos Frudakis in Philadelphia. In 1987, she joined the sculpture department at the Franklin Mint and, for the next 15 years, worked on...

Joseph Menna

April 14, 2022 - Chief Engraver Joseph Menna became the 14th Chief Engraver of the United States Mint in February 2019. Menna joined the Mint in 2005, and has over three decades of professional experience and classical training. He was the first full-time digitally...

San Francisco Mints Last Year of Presidential $1 Coins

September 6, 2016 - by Adam M. Stump, Office of Corporate Communications February 10, 2016 The Presidential $1 Coin Program, which started in 2007 and honored all deceased United States presidents, will come to an end in 2016 when the United States Mint at...

No Ordinary Joe: Joseph Menna, Medallic Sculptor

September 6, 2016 - December 10, 2014 Joe Menna joined the roster of United States Mint artists as a medallic sculptor in 2005 following 18 years of professional experience and classical art training. Joe was the first full-time digitally-skilled artist hired by the Mint...

Sculptor-Engraver Don Everhart: Creating a Coin Design Legacy

September 6, 2016 - November 19, 2014 Native Pennsylvanian Don Everhart has produced a remarkable 81 winning coin designs and sculpts and 29 medal designs and sculpts in the 10 years he has worked for the United States Mint. Everhart earned a Bachelor of...