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Arlie Jean Payne Edit Profile

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Arlie Jean Payne, American editor, publishing executive. Recipient Crystal Apple award for Support for Education Washington State Public Relations Association, 1995.


Payne, Arlie Jean was born on October 9, 1920 in Priest River, Idaho, United States. Daughter of Charles Ross and Novella (Person) Randall.


Bachelor, East Washington University, Cheney, 1942. Master of Education, East Washington University, 1968.


Teacher, Rainier (Washington) Public Schools, 1941-1942;teacher physical education, George Dewey Junior High School, Bremerton, Washington, 1946;college director nursery school, Farragut, Idaho., 1946-1947;teacher kindergarten, West Valley Public Schools, Dishman, Washington., 1951-1952;teacher kindergarten, Mercer Island, Washington., 1952-1953;active development and operation private child care center, Mercer Island, Washington., 1957-1963;teacher private nursery school, Community Colls. of Spokane, Mercer Island, Washington., 1964-1965;developer 1st program for preschooling age handicapped children, Lake Washington Special Education Center, Kirkland, Washington., 1965-1967;consultant parent education, Lake Washington School District, Kirkland, Washington., 1967-1968;legislation chairperson, A.H.E., 1970-1972;coordinator family life, Shoreline Community College, Seattle, 1968-1972;director parent cooperative program, Community Colls. of Spokane, 1973-1985;member, Governor's Common for Child Care, 1985;owner, Whimisical Jean's Books.


  • Other Work

    • Author: We're Driving Our Kids Crazy, 1993. Editor, publisher Lake Spokane News Forum.


Married Edgar E. Payne, July 18, 1942. Children: Randy, Nancy, Kathleen, Charles, Stacy.

Charles Ross Randall

Novella (Person) Randall

Edgar E. Payne

Randy Payne

Nancy Payne

Kathleen Payne

Charles Payne

Stacy Payne