Alexandra Olgin joined KJZZ as a reporter in 2013.

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 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.

Title Author Publication Date
Annual Geminid Meteor Shower Will Light Up The Skies Alexandra Olgin December 11, 2013
Apache Junction Schools Go To A Four Day Week Alexandra Olgin March 04, 2015
Arizona AG: Charter School Budget May Be Different Than Original Estimate Alexandra Olgin June 24, 2015
Arizona Association Wants More Athletic Trainers At High School Games Alexandra Olgin February 12, 2014
Arizona Athletes Now Allowed to Wear Helmet Sensors Alexandra Olgin January 29, 2014
Arizona Attorney General Appeals Drivers License Ruling Alexandra Olgin February 20, 2015
Arizona Attorney General Candidates Debate Qualifications Alexandra Olgin October 01, 2014
Arizona Cities Working On Special Legislation To Use State Population Data For Shared Money Alexandra Olgin April 24, 2015
Arizona Clean Elections Panel Advances New 'Dark-Money' Spending Rules Alexandra Olgin May 14, 2015
Arizona Company Ordered To Pay $32 Million To California Alexandra Olgin August 18, 2014
Arizona Congressional Delegation Asks For Grand Canyon Refund Alexandra Olgin November 13, 2013
Arizona Corporation Commission Holds Hearing About Legal Complications Of Electric Market Deregulation September 06, 2013
Arizona Court Of Appeals Decides Not To Retry Milke Alexandra Olgin December 12, 2014
Arizona DCS Director Presents Plans To Deal With Case Backlog Alexandra Olgin August 18, 2015
Arizona DCS Releases Plan To Deal With Increasing Caseloads, Staff Turnover Alexandra Olgin July 30, 2015
Arizona Department of Corrections To Reassign Kingman Prison Contract Alexandra Olgin August 28, 2015
Arizona Expanding Its Prison System Alexandra Olgin July 17, 2015
Arizona Has Highest Amount Of Solar Energy Per Person Alexandra Olgin August 05, 2014
Arizona Horse Activists And Feds In Settlement Talks Alexandra Olgin August 12, 2015
Arizona Hospitals Cope With Drug Shortages Alexandra Olgin May 26, 2014
Arizona Improves Speed Of Testing Newborns For Diseases Alexandra Olgin September 18, 2014
Arizona Law Would Ban All Cell Phone Use For New Drivers Alexandra Olgin January 20, 2015
Arizona Lawmakers Ask For Permanent Director At VA Alexandra Olgin September 12, 2014
Arizona Lawmakers Question Director McKay About DCS Progress Alexandra Olgin August 19, 2015
Arizona Legislature And Schools Ordered To Discuss Funding Alexandra Olgin January 14, 2015