S. Edward Burns
Edward, originally from Massachusetts, is a graduate of the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, Florida. He also has a Bachelor of Fine Arts in graphic design from Rochester Institute of Technology in New York, and he received a Master of Science in Arts Administration from Boston University. His master's coursework included studies of nonprofits, art law and cultural policy, galleries, museum operations, public affairs, fundraising initiatives, and community arts. Edward founded ArtsEditor on the development of original feature-length articles, opinion pieces, and news items, in the areas of visual, performing, literary, film, and musical arts; and began reaching an online readership at the ArtsEditor.com site during the founding year 1999.