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 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 Schools Aren't Relying On Money From The Legislature Alexandra Olgin October 02, 2014
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
Arizona Towns Along I-10 Detour Getting A Business Boost Alexandra Olgin July 21, 2015
Arizona Unemployment Rate Continues To Decline Alexandra Olgin June 18, 2015
Arizona United: Arizona's Professional Soccer Team Alexandra Olgin July 01, 2014
Arizona Universities Cope With Reduction In State Funding Alexandra Olgin March 09, 2015
Arizona Universities Propose Tuition And Fee Increases Alexandra Olgin April 10, 2015
Arizona Will Have To Comply With Federal REAL ID Requirements Alexandra Olgin June 22, 2015
Arizona's Top Five Spenders In The 2014 Election Alexandra Olgin January 28, 2015
Arizonans Commemorate 70th Anniversary Of D-Day Alexandra Olgin June 06, 2014
Arne Duncan Delivers Commencement Address At ASU Al Macias May 13, 2014