Marketing director, vice president FWF Enterprises Division State Mutual Savings & Loan, Los Angeles, 1973—1976. Editor, public Statesman's Magazine, 1976—1984. President Straight Shot Communications, Inc., Houston, 1984—1985.
Free-lance writer and editor, since 1985. Consultant Statesman's Club International, Los Angeles, 1976—1984, Janus Associates, Houston, 1985—1986.
Regent National Republican Woman's Club, Washington, 1985—1986. With Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island Foundation, International Fund Animal Welfare, Memorial West Republican Woman's Club, Houston, since 1985. Member of National Association of Female Executives, University Club (Houston), National Film Institute.
Married Arthur Payne Wylie (divorced). Children: Gary Lee Payne, Jacqueline Marie Payne Wedel, William Thomas Payne, Lance Terrill. Married James Marshal Wylie, July 18, 1976.