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
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
Arizona May Have Even Harder Time Getting Execution Drugs Alexandra Olgin April 01, 2015
Arizona Medicaid Recipients Want To Be Part Of Lawsuit On Program Alexandra Olgin April 22, 2015
Arizona Officials Have Harsh Words For Executive Action On Immigration Alexandra Olgin November 20, 2014
Arizona Prescription Take-Back Collects Five Tons Of Drugs Alexandra Olgin October 30, 2013
Arizona Prisoners Continue With Lawsuit Against Department of Corrections Alexandra Olgin June 05, 2014
Arizona Rainy Day Fund Inconsistently Funded Alexandra Olgin July 21, 2014
Arizona Same-Sex Couples Who Adopted Before Supreme Court Decision Face Legal Limbo Alexandra Olgin September 14, 2015
Arizona Schools Aren't Relying On Money From The Legislature Alexandra Olgin October 02, 2014
Arizona Seeking Bids For New Operator Of Private Prison In Kingman Alexandra Olgin September 03, 2015
Arizona Senate Holds Hearing To Discuss Capital Punishment September 13, 2013
Arizona State Forestry Challenges Fines For Yarnell Hill Fire Alexandra Olgin December 19, 2013
Arizona State Forestry Division Fined For Handling Of Yarnell Hill Fire Al Macias December 04, 2013
Arizona State Rep. Ruben Gallego Resigns Alexandra Olgin March 14, 2014
Arizona Supreme Court Decides Not To Depublish Debra Milke Opinion Alexandra Olgin April 21, 2015
Arizona Supreme Court Rules On Change In Part Of Death Penalty Procedure Alexandra Olgin March 21, 2014
Arizona Supreme Court Rules Probationers Can Use Medical Marijuana Alexandra Olgin April 07, 2015
Arizona Supreme Court To Hear Oral Arguments In Roadway Liability Case Alexandra Olgin December 08, 2014
Arizona Supreme Court: Immunity Law Doesn't Apply In DUI Suspect's Death Associated Press July 10, 2015