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
US Supreme Court Lethal Injection Case Could Affect Arizona Execution Drugs Alexandra Olgin April 28, 2015
US House VA Committee To Hold Hearing On Whistleblower Retaliation Alexandra Olgin April 10, 2015
Upper Lake Mary Doubled In Size After March Storms Alexandra Olgin March 09, 2015
University of Phoenix Stadium Is First NFL Stadium With All LED Lights Alexandra Olgin September 23, 2014
University of Arizona Valley Fever Drug Gets Fast Tracked By FDA Alexandra Olgin October 03, 2014
University Of Arizona Announces Partnership With Uber To Research Driverless Cars Associated Press August 25, 2015
Undocumented Immigrant Ends 100-Day Sanctuary In Phoenix Church Alexandra Olgin March 05, 2015
UA Study Researches Link Between Sleep And Developmental Disorders Andrew Bernier November 11, 2014
UA Scientists Learn From Comet Probe Problems Alexandra Olgin November 29, 2014
U.S. Census Study: Unmarried Women Having Children Alexandra Olgin July 08, 2014
Two Suspects Arrested In DPS Officer Shooting Alexandra Olgin October 16, 2014
Two Arizona Bus Companies Closed In Part Of Federal Investigation Alexandra Olgin December 13, 2013
Tucson Apartment Towers Agree To Eviction For Residents Disrupting Islamic Center Alexandra Olgin November 18, 2014
TSA Pre-Check Popular Among Sky Harbor Travelers Alexandra Olgin November 10, 2014
Trout Moved Because Of Slide Fire Alexandra Olgin May 28, 2014
Trio Of Golden Eagles Released Near Mayer Alexandra Olgin January 03, 2014
Too Many Child Immigrants, Not Enough Volunteer Attorneys Alexandra Olgin June 10, 2014
Tonto National Forest To Round Up Horses Alexandra Olgin August 04, 2015
Tonopah Residents Call For Supervisor's Resignation Over Chickens Alexandra Olgin May 21, 2014
Today: Last Day To Sign Up For Health Insurance For January Coverage Alexandra Olgin December 14, 2015
Three Ballot Measures In Mesa Could Increases Taxes, Utility Bills Alexandra Olgin October 30, 2014
Three Arizona District Court Judges Confirmed Alexandra Olgin May 14, 2014
Third Interim Director Appointed To Phoenix VA Health Center Alexandra Olgin November 04, 2014
Third Ballot Mailed To Peoria Residents Alexandra Olgin August 07, 2014
The Valley Sees A Rising Number Of Electronic Cigarette Stores September 27, 2013