Paparian has served as a communications consultant for a city and a school district; as managing editor for a golf and lifestyle magazine, and as author of hundreds of bylined articles for magazines and newspapers. While still residing in New York, Paparian worked for Goodson-Todman Productions' "Password" hosted by Allen Ludden. She moved to California to work for Ralph Edwards Productions. A highlight of Paparian's personal and profession career was forming C.I.T.I. (Citizens Intending to Incorporate) who succeeded in incorporating Solana Beach into a city. Paparian has been a resident of Banning since 2002.
Gail Paparian commented on article "City of Banning's $300,000 Settlement with Former PD Chief Purvis: The Fine Print" in Government December 23, 2013 at 11:07 pm
Gail Paparian commented on article "School Board Candidate Sounds Off on 'Public Safety in Banning,' Criticizes Unnamed City Council Member" in Government October 13, 2013 at 12:50 am
Gail Paparian commented on article "Banning Police Chief Files $250,000 Claim Against City" in Police & Fire July 24, 2013 at 01:12 pm
Gail Paparian commented on article "Banning Unified Facing 'Financial Jeopardy,' State Report Finds" in Schools May 29, 2013 at 10:03 pm