Kristen Muller

Chief Content Officer

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Kristen Muller is SCPR's Chief Content Officer. She oversees SCPR’s broadcast, digital, live event, news, on-demand, and programming activities. Prior to that, she was SCPR's Senior Managing Editor for News, and Senior Producer of Take Two and The Madeleine Brand Show.

Kristen joined SCPR after spending more than a decade at CBS News, where she was a producer for the CBS Evening News and an associate producer at 60 Minutes II.

Muller was a 2015-2016 John S. Knight Journalism Fellow at Stanford University. She is the winner of national Emmy and Alfred I. duPont-Columbia Awards and was a Gerald Loeb Award finalist. She's filed stories for NPR and spent a year at KCRW as a Producer for Which Way L.A.? and To the Point.

Stories by Kristen Muller

1 dead, 11 hurt, suspect ID'd after car drives into crowd in Venice (update)

An L.A. Councilman is proposing more barriers at the points-of-entry on the Venice boardwalk after a man drove his vehicle into the area Saturday, killing one person.

Powerhouse fire: Fire reaches 25,000 acres (photos)

At a press briefing Sunday, fire officials said the ferocious Powerhouse fire had grown over 5,000 acres Sunday afternoon, reaching 25,000 acres.

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America elects first openly gay bishop

Rev. Dr. Guy Erwin has been elected as Bishop of the Southwest California Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The vote occurred Friday at the groups's three day assembly in Woodland Hills.

Camarillo Springs Fire 80 percent contained

Firefighters building containment lines around a huge Southern California wildfire are now dealing with muddy and slippery conditions as rain moves in.

Update: Camarillo Springs fire 80 percent contained; arson ruled out

The Camarillo Springs wildfire is 80 percent contained Monday. Firefighters say full containment expected Tuesday.

Terriers Canceled

Last week we aired an interview with Shawn Ryan, creator of the FX show, "Terriers".

Halloween Rant

When did Halloween go from a one day celebration of corn syrup to a month long affair?

Soccer Game Snacks

Another weekend, another AYSO game.

How Will The Housing Market Recover?

The Obama administration's "short refinance" program starts this week.

Koch Brothers Money Goes to Prop 23

The Los Angeles Times is reporting that billionaire businessmen David and Charles Koch have given a million dollars in support of Proposition 23. That's the proposition that would delay implementation of AB 32, the law that would cut California's emissions of green house gases to 1990 levels.

Homeless Journalist

I was reading Celeste Freemon's excellent blog, this morning and saw her link to this article

Parents, Leave Those Kids Alone!

The front page of today's New York Times has a great read on how parents are having trouble separating from their college aged kids.

VAT Meat

What's for dinner in 2050? It's a question scientists in Britian are trying to answer now.

Mel Gibson in Car Crash

From the "when it rains, it pours" news desk...

Summer is Coming!!!

According to my calendar, summer started on June 21st.