Lisa Brenner Producer, Mobile Content

Lisa Brenner
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Lisa Brenner 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

Code orange: California citrus trees are under attack

San Bernardino takes steps to keep the incurable Huanglongbing disease -- a "death sentence" for trees -- out the state's commercial citrus groves.

Simi Valley addresses a heroin 'epidemic'

Simi Valley residents held a community meeting on Monday to discuss the heroin "epidemic" that's claimed 14 lives in the past year.

Matt Groening gets star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Matt Groening, creator of "The Simpsons" and recent $500,000 donor to UCLA, will be honored Tuesday with star no. 2,459 on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Variety and The Vandals settle punk lawsuit over album cover

Variety initially came after the group for their use of lettering on the 2004 "Hollywood Potato Chip" album cover, claiming it resembled their trademarked logo.

What Beverly Hills police are not saying about Whitney Houston

Police today talked about all the things they will not talk about regarding Whitney Houston, confirming few details in the investigation of her tragic death.

Actress helping injured animal in Griffith Park struck by two vehicles, killed

A woman was killed after being struck by two vehicles on Forest Lawn Drive while attempting to help an injured animal. Authorities say a vehicle fled the scene.

15-year-old jumps to death on high school campus in apparent suicide

The death of a 15-year-old male student at Crescenta Valley High School on Friday is thought to be a suicide, Los Angeles sheriff's officials said at a news conference.

Tesla Model X charges ahead at L.A. debut

Tesla Motors' electric vehicle factory will soon shift gears (wink) to include construction of an all-wheel-drive, seven-passenger crossover utility vehicle.

Madonna stalker recaptured after L.A. hospital escape

Madonna stalker, Robert Dewey Hoskins, was recaptured by police on Friday one week after disappearing from a Los Angeles psychiatric hospital.

Marine fatally shot by deputy had daughters in the car

The daughters of Sgt. Manuel Loggins Jr., the Marine fatally shot by an OC deputy in a parking lot at San Clemente High, were nearby in the family's car at the time of the incident,

1,000-cal, vegetarian, 'bacon milkshake' pops up at Jack in the Box

Jack in the Box's new off-menu secret item has popped up with frothy disregard for nutritional responsibility.

Ships banned from discharging sewage within 3 mi. of coast

Beach-goers can expect less sewage in the surf this season thanks to a new dumping rule from the EPA that goes into effect next month.

Fleeing suspect hops from rooftop to rooftop evading capture in Westwood

A suspected car thief spent five hours hopping from rooftop to rooftop in Westwood on Thursday in an effort to evade capture by police.

Disneyland's $1 million Matterhorn makeover

No one will be coming around the mountain of the Matterhorn for the next six months as Disneyland doles out an extreme makeover to one of its popular attractions.

Man pleads not guilty to murder charge in teen soccer player slaying

Jason Alejandro Schumann of Calabasas pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to the murder charge in the shooting death of 17-year-old Francisco Rodriguez on Jan. 11.