Dr. Payne is originally from the Dallas area and received her Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas. She graduated summa cum laude from Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma with a Doctor of Optometry degree. She is a member of the Beta Sigma Kappa Honor Society and served as an Adjunct Assistant Professor for University of Houston College of Optometry.
Dr. Payne strives to provide thorough, personalized care to all of her patients and prides herself on the relationships she builds with them. In her off time, she is busy with her adoring husband and her 3 children who have recently convinced her to bring a new dog home to the family.