Clytie Bunyan joined The Oklahoman in 1989 as a Metro desk reporter. She later moved to the Business desk to cover real estate and presided over extensive coverage in the 1990s about the then-uncertain future of the Skirvin Hotel. She also has covered small business and the retail beats. She was named assistant business editor in 2000 and business editor in 2003. She's a member of the Society of American Business Editors & Writers Association, and is actively involved with various organizations in her community. Bunyan is a native of the Caribbean island of Trinidad. She resides in Oklahoma City.