1978-present Director, Payne Associates, library, archive, and
photograph appraiser and consultant.
1988-1993 Occasional Lecturer, Graduate School of Library
and Information Science, The University of Texas at Austin. Graduate course in rare books and
The Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, The University of Texas at Austin.
Throughout my employment at The Ransom Center I was involved with library administration, acquisitions, and collections development. Positions included Acting Director, Assistant to the Director, Associate Librarian for Acquisitions, Associate Librarian for Operations, and Research Associate.
1997-1998 Member, Personal Property
Committee, American Society of Appraisers.
1984-1989 Deputy State Director, American Society of Appraisers.
1980-1983 President, South Texas Chapter of the American Society of Appraisers.