Lisa Brenner Katz Producer, Mobile Content

Lisa Brenner
Contact Lisa Brenner Katz

Lisa Brenner Katz 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 Katz

KPCC DIGEST AM (Sep. 27)—Watchdogs, grandstanders, LA's first film czar, 16,000 fakes, Barilla backlash, whales and sonar

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Sep. 27)—Climate change is still our fault, gangs, 'young invincibles,' SONGS nuclear waste needs 7 years to cool

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Sep. 26)—Urban wildlife, 'Spoiler Shield,' climate report, IOC says OK, Dodgers fan killing, trauma treatment for kids

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Sep. 26)—What to do with nuclear waste, how to end homelessness and who let the new iPads off school grounds

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Sep. 25)—California's new minimum wage, 'Popular Science' calls off the engagement, UCI gets Guinness record

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Sep. 25)—Light lifts sound, students hack their iPads, legless lizards are living near LAX, how to return everything

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Sep. 23)—Buffer zone, chromosome, mobile phone and what happens if the government shuts down

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Bicycle buffer zone: New law defines safe passing distance between cyclists and vehicles

Governor Jerry Brown signed into law on Monday a measure that defines the space required between bicycles and vehicles on public streets as three feet. Previous legislation stated that drivers could pass cyclists at a safe, but undefined, distance.

KPCC DIGEST PM (Sep. 20)—Employment predictions, tribal restrictions, iPhone fight, the point of ballet, tea party in the House

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Sep. 20)—Mexico's killer storms, Downey's space history, Wizard of Oz's IMAX 3D makeover, Emmy shenanigans

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Sep. 19)—Dodgers do it, Yosemite moonscape, ridesharing regulation, slaphappy in Hi-Phi, preying pastor arrested

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Rapscallion alert: It's 'Talk Like a Pirate Day'

Grog blossoms and glazed doughnuts for everyone. Here's everything you need to know — and a few things you don't — about this hallowed day.

KPCC DIGEST AM (Sep. 19)—Chinese chicken, 'London Whale' fines, Globemaster trots out of Long Beach, is ride-sharing 'Uber' rogue?

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KPCC DIGEST PM (Sep. 18)—Teacher coaches, World Cup loyalty, MPAA battles pirates, IRS collects for Beanie Babies, coffee shop guns

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KPCC DIGEST AM (Sep. 18)—Tom Bradley terminal takes on travelers, Stephen Hawking takes on suicide, Malibu takes on rehab

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