Gayle has over 30 years with Ellison Realty, Inc. and is also a past president of the Marion County Realtor Association & MLS. She was named Realtor of the Year in both 1987 and 1999, and was appointed by the Governor for an 8-year term on the Florida Real Estate Commission/Education & Research. She was chairperson of the Professional Standards for Realtors, and served twelve years as a director of the Florida Association of Realtors and served as Vice President of that Associations' Seventh District. She currently serves as President of Ocala's MLS for 2015.
Gayle is a past member of the Children's Service League of Ocala, the Ocala Junior League, and was Charter President of the Shrine Sahara Club. She attended Florida State University, Jacksonville University and Central Florida Community College.