Heather van Blokland joins KJZZ as a Host/Producer, having worked as an on-air Host/Producer at Oregon Public Broadcasting, Florida NPR affiliate WUFT-FM, and WYKS-FM. Prior to public media, van Blokland worked in the private sector as a financial analyst and team manager in commercial and investment banking.

van Blokland holds a Masters in Mass Communication from the University of Florida, where she worked as the local producer/editor for StoryCorps and as an agriculture and business news reporter. She also holds Bachelors degrees in Finance, Marketing and Multinational Business from Florida State University and a Diploma in Acting for Film and Television from Vancouver Film School in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

In her free time, van Blokland enjoys exploring the outdoors, everything from a hike on South Mountain to Vancouver's Butchart Gardens to a ride through Swaziland’s Mkhaya Game Reserve.

You can contact van Blokland at hvanblokland@kjzz.org.

Title Author Publication Date
Arizona Among States Driving Market For Air Purification In Cars Heather van Blokland January 16, 2018
Real Estate Appreciation Attracts Specialty Investors Heather van Blokland January 14, 2018
ASU Research: Urban Agriculture Fights Hunger Heather van Blokland January 12, 2018
2018 Lemon Prices Expected To Rise Heather van Blokland January 08, 2018
Arizona Included In Nationwide Mortgage Lawsuit Settlement Heather van Blokland January 04, 2018
Debate Over Truck Driver Pay Contributes To Year-End Critical Shortage Heather van Blokland January 02, 2018
Marijuana Industry Expected To Grow In 2018 Heather van Blokland January 02, 2018
Court Sets Date For Litigation Against Axon Heather van Blokland January 01, 2018
Autonomous Big Rig Trucking Tested In Arizona Heather van Blokland December 25, 2017
Raytheon Completes First Round Of Production Of New Weapon Heather van Blokland December 18, 2017
SCOTUS Rejects Petition On Patent Case, In Favor Of GoDaddy Heather van Blokland December 12, 2017
Phoenix Commercial Real Estate Deal Ranks Among Largest Ever Heather van Blokland December 12, 2017
Pecan Growers From 15 States Propose New Reporting Requirements Heather van Blokland December 07, 2017
Tempe-Based Solar Company To Rollout Updated Solar Panels Early Heather van Blokland December 06, 2017
Salt River Project, Solar City Antitrust Lawsuit Heads To Supreme Court Heather van Blokland December 05, 2017
New Export Rules On Trash To Affect Phoenix Metro Areas Heather van Blokland December 03, 2017
Prices On Homes With Fannie Or Freddie Mortgages On The Rise Heather van Blokland December 01, 2017
Cannabis Company Signs Long-Term Lease For Arizona Property Heather van Blokland November 29, 2017
Phoenix Is Testing Ground For New TV Technology Heather van Blokland November 29, 2017
FDA Warns Of Medical Problems Related To Limbrel Heather van Blokland November 27, 2017
Exploratory Mining Company Seeks BLM Approval To Drill On Adjacent Federal Lands Heather van Blokland November 25, 2017
Carabiners Recalled By Consumer Product Safety Commission Heather van Blokland November 24, 2017
Privately-Owned Alcohol Distributors Merge, Now Cover U.S.And Canada Heather van Blokland November 22, 2017
RVs Use Up In Younger Demographic Heather van Blokland November 21, 2017
Arizona Aerospace Startup Says Industry Diversified, Some Players Unrecognized Heather van Blokland November 20, 2017