Zach Behrens | KCET
Zach Behrens was KCET's Director of News, Region and State. He worked on digital and on-air news products that related to Southern California and beyond. He was also the Digital Executive Producer for "SoCal Connected."
Behrens previously ran LAist and has held positions at the city of Santa Clarita and California Institute of the Arts, where he earned a degree in music. He has won awards from the Los Angeles Press Club, L.A. Weekly, and the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. In 2008, he was named—somewhat arbitrarily, but it's fun to say anyway—as the 8th most influential person in Los Angeles by NowPublic.com.
He is currently a member of the Outdoors Writers Association of California and has served as an Associate Member on the Los Angeles chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists as well as the CalArts Alumni Board, San Fernando Valley Jaycees, and the Sherman Oaks Neighborhood Council.
Post date: 2011-01-27T08:10:24-08:00
Andrew Johnson moved to Compton's Richland Farms when he was 5 years old and remembers a childhood of dirt roads and chicken farms, and activities like racing horses, chasing rabbits and hunting crawdad. "It was like Griffith Park!" he excitedly exclai...
Post date: 2011-01-26T09:46:31-08:00
Mayisha Akbar, a real estate broker from Torrance, moved to Compton's Richland Farms in 1988 after researching the neighborhood for a client. "When I came across the community," she explained, "I thought, 'Oh man, who would ever realize there were hors...
Post date: 2011-01-26T05:55:13-08:00
Following the winter storms between mid December and early January, President Barack Obama today declared that a major disaster exists in some areas of California.
Post date: 2011-01-26T01:45:47-08:00
With only 30 miles of hiking trails and 26,000 acres of space, will Pinnacles National Monument be re-designated as a National Park?
Post date: 2011-01-25T08:00:41-08:00
Senator Dianne Feinstein has reintroduced the California Desert Protection Act, a sweeping bill that would conserve 1.6 million acres of land, incluiding the creation of two new national monuments.
Post date: 2011-01-25T05:15:00-08:00
1.3 miles of double tracking for Metrolink's Antelope Valley line means more capacity or increased chances of express service.