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 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.

Title Author Publication Date
Arizona, New Mexico Power Line Project One Step Closer To Approval Alexandra Olgin November 09, 2015
Legislative Committee Approves Audit Of 'First Things First,' Child Health And Development Program Alexandra Olgin November 05, 2015
Apache Junction Loses Fifth School Override Vote In 8 Years Alexandra Olgin November 04, 2015
Arizona Board Of Education Confirms New Executive Director Alexandra Olgin November 03, 2015
Arizona Clean Elections Commission Clarifies What It Considers A Political Committee Alexandra Olgin October 30, 2015
Arpaio Contempt Case: MCSO Captain Answers Questions About Not Disclosing IDs Alexandra Olgin October 28, 2015
GEO Group To Take Over Kingman Prison Contract Alexandra Olgin October 27, 2015
Arizona DCS Asking Ex-Employees To Help Reduce Backlog Of Investigations Alexandra Olgin October 22, 2015
Get Live Updates From Arizona Child Safety Oversight Committee Meeting Alexandra Olgin October 22, 2015
Former Lawmaker Proposes Changes To Redistricting Commission Alexandra Olgin October 20, 2015
Clinical Trial Will Test New Treatment For Valley Fever Pneumonia Alexandra Olgin October 19, 2015
Last US Airways Flight Departs From Phoenix Alexandra Olgin October 16, 2015
Phoenix Police Works To Restore Community Relations Bureau Alexandra Olgin October 14, 2015
Arizona High Court Hears Arguments In 'Baseline Killer' Case Alexandra Olgin October 13, 2015
Senate President Calls For Another Audit Of First Things First Alexandra Olgin October 08, 2015
Group To Recall Diane Douglas: We Have 100,000 Signatures So Far Alexandra Olgin October 08, 2015
Few Abortions Paid For By Arizona's Medicaid System Since 2010 Alexandra Olgin October 07, 2015
Audit: Arizona DCS Lacks Consistent Child-Removal Guidelines Alexandra Olgin October 01, 2015
Seven Valley Cities And Towns Start Special Census Alexandra Olgin October 01, 2015
Activists Take Private Prison Issue To The Public Alexandra Olgin September 30, 2015
Private Prison Companies Submit Bids For Expansion In Arizona Alexandra Olgin September 30, 2015
As More Relatives Care For Arizona Children, Grant To Offer Resources Runs Out Alexandra Olgin September 25, 2015
Legal Saga Between Diane Douglas, Board of Education Continues Alexandra Olgin September 24, 2015
AG Dismisses Complaint Against Arizona Department of Education Employee Alexandra Olgin September 22, 2015
Four-Day Apache Junction School Week Prompts Volunteers To Take Action Alexandra Olgin September 21, 2015

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