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

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.

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!"

FAQ: What Prop 8 and DOMA rulings mean for gay marriage in California at a glance

The Supreme Court has dismissed the appeal related to Prop 8 and, in doing so, cleared the way for same-sex marriage in California. It also ruled DOMA unconstitutional. Here's what it means.

The leisure activity most likely to get you struck by lightning is —

The link between leisure activity and death-by-lightning has been well established, but it's not golf that's the biggest worry.

Woodblock is the new cowbell: 'Arrested Development' launches real 'Fakeblock' app

Today in "fake things becoming real," is news that Netflix recently launched an app that cashes in on a joke from Season 4 of "Arrested Development." (Previously, the fictional banana stand from Newport Beach went on actual tour in the real world.

Traffic chokes LA, 'Full Throttle' roller coaster opens at Six Flags Magic Mountain

Full Throttle — billed as the world's tallest and fastest looping roller coaster — opened to the public Saturday at Six Flags Magic Mountain.

8 great roller-skating moments in Los Angeles history (VIDEO)

Heavy is the head that wears the disco ball. To honor the closing of World on Wheels, we laced up and looked back at 8 great moments in L.A. roller-skating history:

Go back to sleep, sun. It's 3:00 am (PHOTO)

Sunrise, sunset?

MacArthur Park's new monument to honor slain Salvadoran archbishop

The Salvadoran community is celebrating the groundbreaking of a plaza in Los Angeles honoring a Catholic archbishop beloved for his advocacy for the poor.

One arrested, three sought in Hollywood Boulevard attack of transgender woman (VIDEO)

The arrest comes two days after LAPD announced a $25,000 reward reward for information in the attack, which left the victim hospitalized with severe injuries.

Jeff Garlin won't face charges after 'Curb'-like incident

According to the Associated Press the following is an actual news story and not an episode summary of the HBO series "Curb Your Enthusiasm."

100-year-old LA Port pier to become modern marine research center

Mayor Villaraigosa and Port of L.A. officials announced plans for the 28-acre campus — situated at the Port of L.A.'s City Dock No. 1.

VIDEO: NASA names future Mars mission candidates

Eight candidates — half of them women — were chosen from among 6,000 applicants, the second largest pool in history, according to NASA.

Echo Park Lake is released from rehab: From toxic bummer to wildlife gem in 2 short years

Echo Park Lake has been "unwrapped," as sections of green construction screen come down in advance of Saturday's grand re-opening.

What are you doing this weekend? This 15-year-old is graduating from UCLA

Moshe Kai Cavalin is getting a bachelor's degree in mathematics, and he's not done yet: He wants to get a driver's license.