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 PM (Sep. 6)—Theoretical tsunami, 'Plan B' immigration, the space between drivers and cyclists, tacos of the 20s

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Malibu 8-year-old's video calls out Caltrans for PCH hazard

An 8-year-old news neophyte produced a video showing Caltrans construction on PCH that she feels is dangerous for bicycles.

KPCC DIGEST P.M. (Aug. 23)—Filner's out, National Parks are in, Vin Scully returns, the weekend in traffic, bad words as art

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KPCC DIGEST A.M. (Aug. 23)—Rim fire is the size of three San Franciscos, LA schools not sharing nicely, Affleck takes the cape

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7 things to know before dinner—What's on fire, what's leaking, what's banned, what Pele said to Richard Nixon, Earth's selfie

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7 things to know before lunch—The largest leak, the safest car, the shakiest building, the wildest trip, the trouble with money

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7 things to know before dinner—Internet balloon, immigration scam, followed felons, PS4, Hastings, Coolio's foodtastic voyage

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7 things to know before lunch—Foster parent shortage, shrinking avocados, Elmore Leonard RIP, Dick Van Dyke RUOK

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7 things to know before dinner—Newspaper fight, 'Facemelter' fakes it, funding formulas, where did Voyager 1 boldly go?

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7 things to know before lunch—Parched ethics, carwash culture, urban ziplines, Boyle Heights builds a youth orchestra

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7 things to know before dinner—Kindergarten habits, Bambi's look, webcam 'sextortion,' the scariest house in America

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7 things to know before lunch—LA Unified has a playground warehouse, how to help the kelp, the truth is out there about Area 51

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8 things to know before dinner—Hospitals fined, new mammal found, Mayor makes moves, the battle for cable sports dominance

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7 things to know before lunch—Egypt, Watts, Wal-Mart, Silver Lake, and a story about fruit flies that's so much grosser than you think

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