Liz Perle


Age: 59

Summary: writer who co-founded Common Sense Media, a non-profit online blog dedicated to helping families navigate the worlds of entertainment, media, and technology, who had worked in publishing as an executive and written a memoir about women's finances when she formed Common Sense Media in San Francisco in 2002 along with lawyer and children's advocate Jim Steyer and was its editor in chief, in which Common Sense provides reviews and curricula to help parents and teachers find appropriate content and shows children how to engage with the digital world responsibly.

Cause of Death: Breast cancer

Born: April 13, 1956

Died: August 20, 2015

San Francisco, California