Lisa Brenner Katz Producer, Mobile Content

Lisa Brenner
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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, 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

Little league rejects crucial donation from strip club

The Lennox Little League has changed its mind about accepting a $1,200 donation from a local strip club that could have saved their 2012 season.

In which little league is saved by a gentleman's club

With bases loaded and two outs, who will go to bat to save the Lennox Little League season from financial ruin? Turns out, a local strip club.

Echo Park's 'Quinceañera' mural, now half off

Echo Park's "Quinceañera" mural on Logan Street became the focus of a neighborhood fracas when a new tenant began sandblasting the large-scale piece.

Finding fresco: Hidden wall may hold clues to lost da Vinci

UC San Diego researchers may be one stroke closer to getting their mitts on a missing Leonardo da Vinci masterpiece, they announced Monday.

Fire mired morning commuters on the 118 freeway

Three to five acres of brush burned along the westbound lanes of the 118 Freeway this morning near Chatsworth and the border of Simi Valley.

Academic Decathlon competes for its life against LAUSD cuts

In a battle against the $557 million budget deficit, LAUSD is preparing to vote on a bloodbath of possible program cuts this week.

NRC requiring modifications to every U.S. nuclear power plant

U.S. nuclear power plants have until the end of 2016 to comply with new safety recommendations released Friday by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission.

'The Love Boat' bought for scrap

The floating focal point of Aaron Spelling's series is about to be demolished and sold for scrap.

Bob Barker came on down to Echo Park for PETA headquarters opening

Bob Barker came on down to Echo Park Thursday night for the vegan-catered, red-carpet opening of PETA's new West Coast headquarters.

GN'R kickoff show at Palladium is not sold out

Welcome to the not-sold-out jungle. Axl Rose's new fangled Guns N' Roses is kicking off three nights of small club dates tonight at the Hollywood Palladium.

Foul play not suspected in death of 4-year-old found hanging

Police believe the child was playing unsupervised for a brief period of time.

Will 25M tons of tsunami debris make its way to us?

Scientists are attempting to predict if, and when, an estimated 25 million tons of debris from the tsunami last year in Japan, might hit the local shoreline.

Jose Canseco is all the rage on Twitter

Former MLB star Jose Canseco was told "no," or as it's said in Spanish, "no," by the Mexican Baseball League on Wednesday after he admitted to taking testosterone.

Trespasser at Garcetti's home ordered by judge to stay away

A judge on Thursday approved a restraining order against James A. Pagano Jr., requiring the trespasser stay at least 100 yards from Garcetti’s home for three years.

Orders rare at LA Zoo's new 'LAIR'

Los Angeles Zoo's newest Betty White/Slash-approved exhibit, the LAIR, is now taking visitors into its multi-habitat reptile house.