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Leslie Kaye Burns Edit Profile

Documentary video producer and director

Leslie Kaye Burns, American Documentary video producer and director. Recipient marketing award Texas Festivals and Events Association, 1997, Silver Spur-Best of Texas award Texas Public Rels. Association, 1998. Member American Association Museums.


Burns, Leslie Kaye was born on September 21, 1953 in Columbus, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Fayette Charles Junior and Mary Theo (Wright) Burns.


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Printmaking/Advertising Art cum laude, Mississippi University for Women, 1975. Master of Fine Arts in Photography/Printmaking, University Alabama, 1978.


Multi-image producer, photographer, Pitluk Group Advertising Agency, San Antonio, 1981-1987;director media production Institute Texan Cultures, University Texas, San Antonio, since 1987.


  • Other Work

    • Artist: From a Girl to a Woman: Necole's Fifteenth Birthday, 1999 (47th Annual Columbus International Film and Video Festival honoree, Association Women in Communications San Antonio Professional chapter award of merit for outstanding achievement in field of communications 1999), Texas Folklife Festival: 30 Public Service Announcement (Texas Festivals and Events Association Marketing award for public service ad or ad 2000).


Member American Association Museums.


  • Other Interests

    Avocation: collecting Mexican folk art.


Fayette Charles Burns Junior

Mary Theo (Wright) Burns