Carrie Burns has worked as an editor in business-to-business publishing for 14 years and worked in consumer publishing prior to that. She coordinates Insurance Networking News' annual Women in Insurance Leadership awards program and serves as news anchor for INN's video newscast. She also is active in the Insurance Accounting and Systems Association as a member of the Career Skills Development committee and serves as a judge for the association's Technology Achievement Award.
While she was managing editor of a technical commercial greenhouse grower magazine, publishing-industry magazine Folio: recognized the magazine as a Gold Award winner of the Eddie Awards. She has also served as a judge for the awards. Burns received her bachelor's degree in magazine journalism at Ball State University, Muncie, Ind.