Zach Behrens | KCET
Zach Behrens was formerly KCET's Director of News, Region and State, working on digital and on-air news products that relate 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: 2013-10-08T11:14:30-07:00
Staff no longer have time to pull off celebrations for Cabrillo National Monument's centennial
Post date: 2013-10-06T17:05:00-07:00
Locked gates at two National Park Service units in the Santa Monica Mountains were cut this weekend, leaving the impression that the parks were open to visitors.
Post date: 2013-10-05T04:50:26-07:00
State parks are safe for now, but an outdoor destination run by a state agency quickly closed Friday afternoon.
Post date: 2013-10-04T15:30:29-07:00
An Occupy Yosemite protest took place Friday at the park's eastern end. Another is being organized by a former employee.
Post date: 2013-10-02T07:45:56-07:00
In California, we have close to 300 state parks, many of them deserving of national status.
Post date: 2013-10-02T06:25:42-07:00
"We are a little bit pissed off up here," said Stacey Powells, news director for two Eastern Sierra radio stations.