Lisa Brenner Katz Producer, Mobile Content
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
Authorities believe a 12-year employee of the Los Angeles recreation and parks department stole more than 800 gallons of gasoline while on duty over a period of three months.
Paul Chapel, an ex-Telfair Elementary School teacher jailed since October, has been charged with sexually abusing 13 kids -- seven girls and six boys.
Former LA County property appraiser Scott Schenter was taken into custody on Monday.
The Orange County District Attorney will seek the death penalty against 24-year-old former Marine Itzcoatl Ocampo for six stabbing-murders.
Inspections have been ordered for an Expo Line rail junction because of a design issue that poses an increased risk of derailment, say regulators.
Authorities have a suspect name but no motive for the fatal shooting of a bus driver in West Hollywood over the weekend.
CHP officers responding to a crash on the 10 freeway around 5 a.m. were involved in a shooting with the driver Monday morning.
Seven deputies suspected of belonging to an aggressive, secret faction inside the Los Angeles County sheriff's gang unit have been placed on leave.
With more dogs and people living in CA than in any other part of the U.S., the Golden State wins Best in Show for the number of dog bite claims.
Granville Ampong, who wrote the controversial online article said the boxer never said that he thought gay men should be killed for being homosexual.
False-advertising claims have strutted SoCal-based Skechers into a proposed $40 million settlement with the Federal Trade Commission.
The punishing Leviticus 20:13 is referenced in an interview with boxer Manny Pacquaio about gay marriage. He says he never quoted that verse.
Gold's Gym's iconic Venice location will not be taken over by Google, according to a company spokesman.
The study raises doubts about safety at the nuclear facility, and says running at reduced power will not solve the tubing trouble, and may actually make it worse.
The Port of Los Angeles has sailed into history with a record-breaking container volume count. Try to contain your excitement.