Burns Maxey became the webmaster and brand manager for New England Public Radio in 2016. She oversees NEPR’s website, digital content, mobile apps and print/digital visuals.
She attended Bard College and is a graduate of Rhode Island School of Design. Prior to joining NEPR, She worked for the City of Easthampton/ECA as the City Arts Coordinator, an organization that was a recipient of NEPR’s 2013 Arts and Humanities Award.
In lieu of vacationing Burns moved from Mississippi to New York to Providence to San Francisco then to New Orleans, before making western Massachusetts her home. She serves on the board of CitySpace and lives in Easthampton with her husband and two cats . When she’s not thinking about public radio, she can often be found working in her studio and, more often than not, binge-listening to her favorite podcasts.