Blayne holds a masters degree in Social Work from Columbia University. She began her career with Catholic Charities working as a psychiatric social worker. She then went on to work for NYC Health and Hospital Corporations in their long term care facilities on Roosevelt Island. From there she was hired by the Sunshine Care Corporation where Blayne held numerous administrative positions. She served as the Director of Social Work and Discharge Planning for several nursing facilities in Nassau, Queens, Brooklyn, the Bronx and Westchester Counties. After marrying and having children, Blayne worked locally at St Joseph’s hospital in Bethpage in their Case Management Department. Blayne is involved in her local community having served as a Girl Scout Troop leader and President of her synagogue Sisterhood.