Lisa Brenner

Producer, Mobile Content

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Lisa Brenner is a Mobile Content Producer at KPCC.

Lisa joined KPCC in December 2011. Prior to that she led content direction as co-editor of LAist, where she had been the music editor years earlier.

Lisa has written and produced arts, culture and news content for a number of print and online publications, including MTV, Glamour and LA.com, where she previously served as Music Editor and Managing Editor of the entertainment and lifestyle website.

She worked on the 20th Century Fox studio lot in creative licensing for Fox Music publishing, where she co-created the department's first online store and mined the musical catalogue of film scores, TV themes and soundtrack assets for promotional samplers, boxed sets and placement packages. Prior to Fox, she coordinated large-scale film, commercial and music video productions.

Lisa earned a B.A. from Pennsylvania State University in Media Studies with an emphasis in film and television. Her dad says she majored in watching TV. He's not wrong.

Stories by Lisa Brenner

LAX shooting: Rumor control—Sorting fact from fiction after Friday's tragedy

As news broke about the shooting at LAX on Friday, a lot of misinformation found its way onto the Internet. We deconstruct some of the worst rumors and speculation.

Granada Hills bear captured following residential chase

A black bear that wandered into a Granada Hills neighborhood managed to elude wardens trying to capture him earlier Tuesday, but was eventually caught.

Are you wearing a racist Halloween costume? Are you sure?

Attention, sexy xenophobes! Help put a stop to widespread small mindedness with an anti-racist costume checklist and simple sensitivity guidelines for candy season.

Bears gonna bear: 'Troublemakers' may have been falsely accused

The black bears in the San Gabriel Mountains are descendants of 11 bears deported from Yosemite in the 1930s — reportedly because they were "troublemakers." But does the story check out?

KPCC DIGEST AM (Oct. 17)—What parents want from LA Unified, what people see in the LA River, what teens can now do on Facebook

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Oct. 15)—Earthquakes, dry ice explosions, Apple designs on Burberry CEO, will momentum payoff in the playoffs?

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KPCC DIGEST AM (OCT. 14)—Backyard lizard detectives, anxious Dodgers fans, no holiday for Congress, solar homes of the future

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Oct. 11)—How to 'Think Blue,' Nobel Peace Price, so long to Scantron, mail-order drugs, courting Latino Republicans

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Oct. 10)—Astronaut Scott Carpenter, Angels Flight tree branch, Eric Garcetti reflects on 100 days, fake fidos

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Oct. 10)—Everyone the US owes money to, literature Nobel, Boehner talks short-term, 'Water & Power' on screen

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Oct. 9)—Private drones, toxic town hall, guess how many pothole-inflicted damage claims the city approves?

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Oct. 8)—Rain, snow, physics, corruption, pitbulls, burning church and the return of the 840-pound emerald

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Oct. 8)—Dodgers to NLCS, immigration rally gets green light, new 'patient dumping' on Skid Row, inside the SHU

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Oct. 7)—Prototype airship damaged, pit bull law, Benjamin's makeover, Fox News gets in 'touch' with its inner Wonka

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Oct. 7)—Vandals, vesicles, NFL denial, Red Square sparks, a bakery rises

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