Lisa Autz

Location: NYC // With BTR Since: 2014

Lisa Autz is a staff writer, as well as Host of The Daily Beat and Co-Host of Third Eye Weekly.

Lisa has a background in journalism and economics. She enjoys working on stories that shed light on the socioeconomic impact of a situation and has covered protests in NYC related to the affordable housing crisis, political dark money, survival of community gardens and more. Additionally, she has a strong passion for economic justice for women and hopes to someday work to bring financial education and support to women in developing countries.

Otherwise, you can find Lisa climbing mountains, hiking, kayaking, volunteering, and dancing really strangely.

The Latest From Lisa Autz

8/19/16 // The Reaction Of The Jewish Community

We learn about the most important lessons learned and the embrace of the Jewish community for this film. | listen

8/18/16 // Reckoning With Her Past

We chat with Anna Wexler about her most challenge aspect of making this film in terms of reckoning with her own past decisions to leave the orthodoxy. | listen

8/17/16 // "Flipping Out" In Jewish Culture

What makes these young people, who’ve already rebelled from the religion in some sense, choose to venture to Israel after high school? | listen

8/16/16 // Breaking From Traditional Path

Anna Wexler, a Ph.D. candidate at MIT and documentary filmmaker here to speak with us about her doc called Unorthodox, which follows three Modern Orthodox Jewish teenagers through a post-high school year in Israel. | listen

8/15/16 // Unorthodox Living

Unorthodox, which follows three Modern Orthodox Jewish teenagers through a post-high school year in Israel. | listen

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