Alexandra Olgin comes to the station as a multimedia reporter, producer and host.

She is originally from Princeton, N.J., but spent the last four years in college at the University of Missouri. She moved to Phoenix after graduating with a bachelor’s degree in radio-television journalism.

Olgin is the 2013 National Youth Media Award recipient honored at the inaugural Korva Coleman Community Champions Awards Luncheon in February.

While pursuing her degree, she worked at the NPR affiliate, KBIA, in Columbia, Missouri as a reporter, producer and anchor from 2011-2013. She also worked as a multimedia reporter for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s SciXchange program, which focuses on making science news accessible to the public.

She spent the summer of 2012 interning for Thomson Reuters Brussels News Bureau, primarily covering the European Union. Olgin also worked for the NBC affiliate, KOMU, in Columbia, Missouri as a reporter, anchor and web editor from 2009-2011.

During the summer of 2011, she interned at Chicago Fox affiliate WFLD with the investigative and special projects unit. She also worked at an online news source called Newsy.com as a staff writer between 2010 and 2011, and as an intern for the Fox Business Network in New York City in 2010.

Olgin enjoys traveling and any kind of outdoor activity. She is excited to be in the Valley and eager to embark on a new career adventure with KJZZ.

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Westgate Visitors Weigh In On Congress October 18, 2013
Warm Temperatures Lead To Early Fire Season February 19, 2014
Valley Leaders Look At Sex Trafficking From The Traffickers Perspective April 10, 2014
Two Arizona Bus Companies Closed In Part Of Federal Investigation December 13, 2013
Trio Of Golden Eagles Released Near Mayer January 03, 2014
The Valley Sees A Rising Number Of Electronic Cigarette Stores September 27, 2013
The Arizona State Fair Brings The Bacon October 12, 2013
Tesla Can't Sell Cars In Arizona November 12, 2013
Tempe Passes Nondiscrimination Ordinance February 28, 2014
Tempe City Council Approves Funding for Manufacturing for Tempe Town Lake Dam September 20, 2013
Teen Pregnancy Rates Reach Historic Low October 11, 2013
Statue Of Family Circus Creator Unveiled November 08, 2013
State Rep. Kavanagh Jokes About Sheriff Arpaio Cause Backlash February 27, 2014
Southwest Employees Picket In Phoenix February 20, 2014
Shooting At LAX Leaves Passengers Stranded At Sky Harbor Airport November 01, 2013
Senior Urban Housing Development Opens In Mesa December 12, 2013
Sedona Votes To Apply For Dark Sky Designation September 11, 2013
Salt River Project Partners With ASU School Of Sustainability To Reduce Waste October 02, 2013
Safety Experts Recommend New Test For Football Helmets January 17, 2014
Rain Drenches The Valley November 22, 2013
Produce Costs Expected To Increase This Summer April 17, 2014
Prescott To Remove Temporary Memorial For Firefighters September 05, 2013
Police Employ GPS Tracking Technology In Place Of High Speed Chases November 28, 2013
Phoenix Will Not Host 2016 Republican National Convention April 02, 2014
Phoenix Ranks Third For Solar Panel Installations April 10, 2014

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