Brenner was born in Evanston, Illinois, and grew up in Madison, Wisconsin. She attended Northwestern University in Evanston. Having always known that she wanted to work in entertainment, Brenner moved to Los Angeles, California, in 1991 and started temping at companies that catered to the entertainment industry.
At The Walt Disney Company, Brenner temped in the Imagineering, studio operations, and legal divisions before finally landing in television animation. Her first major career position was as a production assistant on The Lion King's Timon & Pumbaa.
Brenner's other previous credits include Mighty Ducks: The Animated Series (production manager), Pepper Ann (production manager), The Fairly OddParents (line producer), Danny Phantom (line producer), The Mighty B! (line producer), The Jungle Book 2 (associate producer), T.U.F.F. Puppy (producer), and The Land Before Time XIV: Journey of the Brave (producer).
Brenner has also been nurturing a screenwriting career in her free time, entering screenwriting competitions and currently in talks for one of her scripts being optioned by a production company.
- Line Producer
- All season 1 episodes
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