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.
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Human remains found at the downtown L.A. museum construction site of LA Plaza De Cultura y Artes have prompted a state commission to request the project be stopped while an investigation determines if they are of American Indian origin or not.
Post date: 2011-01-07T08:45:00-08:00
As Director of the Center for Southern California Studies at CSU Northridge and author of "City Limits: African American Los Angeles from the Great Depression to the Present," Josh Sides puts context to what we know about Compton, and its Richland Farm...
Post date: 2011-01-07T04:45:45-08:00
Two Republican Congressmen have proposed to protect 40,000 acres of wilderness in Southern California.
Post date: 2011-01-07T01:15:22-08:00
Blue Shield is seeking a rate hike that will increase premiums up to 59% for some. With health care spilling into the news again, we're taking a look at the Venice Family Clinic, which is a model for public health care.
Post date: 2011-01-06T15:45:00-08:00
After a tour in Afghanistan, Marine Staff Sgt. Tim Gallagher had a particular request when he returned to his Camp Pendleton home last November: sausage cheese balls.
Post date: 2011-01-06T11:00:00-08:00
To start the journey into Richland Farms, a sense of place and history will help