P. Kenneth Burns
Kenneth Burns is a reporter for WYPR covering Baltimore City and Baltimore County.
Prior to joining WYPR, Kenneth worked at WBAL and WNAV in Annapolis.
The Prince George’s County native has been a journalist since high school. He was a teen editor with Children’s Express, later becoming news editor with Young D.C., a newspaper written by high school students. He started his professional career during his first year in college at WTOP in Washington, D.C. Other career stops include a stint with Radio America and Salem Communications as a producer. He also was a news contributor to WGMD in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Kenneth also writes about Maryland Politics at mdpoliticsblog.com.
Kenneth, who lives in Baltimore, is a graduate of Anne Arundel Community College and has attended Towson University. He is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, the National Association of Black Journalists and the Online News Association.