Lisa Brenner Producer, Mobile Content

Lisa Brenner
Contact Lisa Brenner

Lisa Brenner is a Mobile Content Producer at KPCC.

Lisa joined KPCC in December 2011. Prior to that she led content direction for a 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

Emmys 2013: The 6 biggest snubs, starting with minorities

Did your favorite actor or television series fall short of potential envelope status?

Navy veteran with amnesia wakes in Palm Springs speaking Swedish

In late February a man awoke in the emergency room of a Palm Springs hospital with apparent amnesia, speaking only Swedish, and calling himself Johan Ek — his four forms of identification said his name was "Michael Thomas Boatwright.

Reddit delivers: Pizza plea answered at LA Children's Hospital

Low-tech adhesives met real-time technology over the weekend when a Reddit user spotted a plea for pizza taped to a window of Los Angeles Children's Hospital.

Rabbits abandoned at Rose Bowl; 'Bunnies all over,' says witness

At least nine rabbits were scooped up by Pasadena animal services at the Rose Bowl on Wednesday night after a truckload of bunnies were set free on the grounds.

DARPA debuts a startling, 6-foot-tall disaster robot

Imagine the future. A disaster has occurred in L.A. and you are trapped. You are scared. You are running out of time. You are rescued. By this.

Slurpee wasted: 11 sick images from 7-Eleven's free Slurpee frenzy

There's nothing like a free cup of clumpy sugar-stew to bring out the creepy in people.

Dead pan: Death Valley cracks down on sidewalk egg-frying fad

Park officials are cracking down on the "leave no trace" policy after an egg cooking video sent people into a sidewalk frying frenzy.

FBI debuts odd PSAs about stealing and bullying

The FBI's new PSA series harkens back to campaigns like "The More You Know." The message: Don't steal. Or cyber bully.

8 great Hollywood movie explosions: A farewell to fireworks

As the dust of a billion briquettes settles on America's birthday, we offer 8 Hollywood explosions to carry you beyond the post-party red, white, and blues.

Video: (Humiliating) Fitness trends and celebrity workouts

Need a perfect workout to help you burn off some extra calories from that Fourth of July barbecue? Why not watch one instead?

LA cliche heatmaps: Where the 'hipsters' are; where the 'douches' live

In the absence of news, there are lists. On Tuesday, Yelp, LA Weekly and Travel + Leisure were classing up the Internet with a troika of name-calling negativity.

Sequel! Because one 'Sriracha Cookbook' isn't enough

Randy Clemens, author of "The Sriracha Cookbook," is going for vegetarian gold as he debuts part two of his spicy instructional, "The Veggie-Lover's Sriracha Cookbook."

Fireworks over LA: What to expect when you're expecting explosives (videos)

With all the subtlety of a bull in a body parts shop, July Fourth arrives this Thursday. Make good decisions.

Heat hacks 2: How to stay cool without air conditioning (photos)

Lay out the loose-fitting clothes and hang on tight — greater Los Angeles is about to ride a triple-digit heatwave all the way through the weekend.

DEVO drummer Alan Myers dies in LA at 58 (videos)

Energy domes are blue today as DEVO mourns the loss of its former drummer, who was with the band when it released its hit song "Whip It!"