Payton previously worked as an intern at CNBC for their Invest In You initiative, aimed at helping younger audiences learn about investments and finances. She graduated from Seton Hall University in New Jersey with a Bachelor’s in Journalism. She also wrote for the Seton Hall campus newspaper, The Setonian, as a features writer.
In her spare time, she enjoys reading, hiking, and scouring the local thrift stores for unique finds to add to her closet.
The HFPA Apprentice News Clerk for AirTalk is generously supported by The Hollywood Foreign Press Association Charitable Trust.