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.

Titlesort descending Publication Date
Experts Discuss How To Preserve Arizona's Forests October 04, 2013
First Intravenous Drip Bar Opens In The Valley November 15, 2013
Football Helmets Among Equipment Being Tested During Maintenance Season February 03, 2014
Gilbert Allows Chickens On Small Property April 05, 2014
Goodwill Offers Vouchers To Help Crime Victims December 11, 2013
Google Fiber May Be Coming To Phoenix, Tempe And Scottsdale February 19, 2014
Grand Canyon Gets $1 Million Gift February 07, 2014
Grand Canyon University Donates To Phoenix's Graffiti Removal Program April 12, 2014
Haze Still Lingers Over The Valley March 27, 2014
HB2273: Car Service Apps Try To Separate Themselves From Taxis March 20, 2014
Heat Wave In September September 05, 2013
Johnathan Doody Sentenced To 249 Years In Prison For Temple Murders March 14, 2014
Joint Legislative Committee Holds Arizona Medical Board Hearing November 20, 2013
Lawsuit Challenges Arizona's Ban On Same Sex Marriage March 13, 2014
Minimum Wage Protests At McDonalds In Downtown Phoenix December 05, 2013
Monday Marks The Health Insurance Sign Up Deadline March 31, 2014
National Forest Service Has An App For That November 21, 2013
Navajo Nation Builds First Alternative Energy Home December 06, 2013
New Bill Makes It Easier To Buy A Tesla January 17, 2014
New Fees For ASU Students To Begin Next School Year April 04, 2014
New Law Prohibits Local Government From Restricting Private Property Gun Use April 17, 2014
Phoenix And Mexico Join Together To Fight Crime October 25, 2013
Phoenix City Council Approves Design Contract To Expand Airport October 30, 2013
Phoenix City Council Approves Electronic Recycling Contract October 31, 2013
Phoenix City Council Votes on Reducing Food Tax October 15, 2013

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