Kenneth Burns is WYPR-FM's Metro reporter, covering issues that affect Baltimore City, Anne Arundel and Baltimore counties. Prior to joining WYPR, Kenneth worked at WBAL-AM and WNAV-AM 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-FM in Washington, D.C. Other career stops include the Radio America Network and Salem Communications as a producer. He also was a news contributor to WGMD-FM in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Kenneth earned his associate's degree from Anne Arundel Community College and his bachelor's degree in political science from Towson University. He is a member of the Society of Professional Journalists, the National Association of Black Journalists and the Online News Association.
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