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P. Kenneth Burns

Baltimore, Maryland
Reporter — Freelance

National award-winning Reporter; Fmr. VP @MdSPJ; alum @TowsonU @AnneArundelCC; #MediaDiversity; Snarkmaster General. SeeDisclaimer.com #NewsBOSS

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Paul Kenneth Burns is a nationally recognized reporter specializing in politics, government and urban issues. Current, a news service covering public media, recognized him as a rising black talent in the industry.

He spent four years as a reporter for WYPR-FM in Baltimore, Md. covering urban issu...

What was your first job as a journalist?

Intern at WTOP in Washington, D.C.; quickly becoming a freelance news assistant.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


What does it mean to be a journalist?

It means serving the public and putting a people's perspective on events.


National Headliner Award

2017 - Radio stations breaking news or continuing coverage of a single news event
Second place “Police on trial for Freddie Gray death” Kenneth Burns WYPR radio, Baltimore, Md.