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
Souvenir snow globes will cause tsuris for the TSA, but mass quantities of cocaine have been blowing through LAX checkpoints without as much as a sneeze.
Jane Goodall, the renowned anthropologist, researcher, author, and world's foremost expert on chimpanzees, was named Grand Marshal of the 2013 Rose Parade.
Warrants were served at the home of L.A. county assessor John Noguez as part of an investigation into property tax reductions and campaign contributions.
Lakers forward Metta World Peace has been suspended for seven games, the NBA announced Tuesday. It is his 10th league suspension since 2003.
A California dairy cow has been confirmed with a new case of mad cow disease, it was announced Tuesday. Officials say U.S. meat and dairy supplies are safe.
A wild goose chase ended with a dog bite after a robbery suspect led police on pursuit through a Los Angeles suburb on Monday.
Two women are charged with scamming seven people out of nearly $600,000 with a bogus plan to sell milk to Disneyland.
Simi Valley has passed a new law aimed at keeping film production of the pornographic kind out of their community.
The happiest half-caff-no-foam-single-pump-vanilla-soy-latte on Earth is a mouse ear away. Starbucks and Disney announced a new partnership on Monday.
Monday's misty drizzle will turn to downpour on Wednesday as a late season Pacific storm enters the region, notes the National Weather Service.
Though the USGS reports Monday morning's mini quake as 3.9-magnitude, OC folks have reported feeling more than a little shake.
Hugh Hefner wrote a love letter to Chicago, the city he credits with giving shape to his empire in the early 1950s.
An American Airlines flight landed safely at LAX Monday morning after reporting engine trouble on a flight from Kona, Hawaii.
Occidental College celebrates its 125th anniversary on Friday with the announcement of a $5 million donation to create a new international center.
Merriment surrounding weed's unofficial holiday brings puns, inside jokes, and discussion about potential pieces of legislation.