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
Audit: Arizona DCS Lacks Consistent Child-Removal Guidelines Alexandra Olgin October 01, 2015
AZ Clean Elections Commission Fines Legacy Foundation Action Fund For Ads Alexandra Olgin November 20, 2014
AZ Supreme Court Hears Arguments About Whether To Drop Medicaid Expansion Lawsuit Alexandra Olgin November 06, 2014
AZ Supreme Court To Hear Case On How DUI Laws Apply To Medical Marijuana Users Alexandra Olgin May 27, 2015
AZ Supreme Court Will Hear Cases About Medical Marijuana Use For People On Probation Alexandra Olgin December 02, 2014
Bald Eagle Baby Boom Reported In Arizona Alexandra Olgin August 20, 2015
Bald Eagles Make Their Home Near Tempe Town Lake Alexandra Olgin March 26, 2014
Banner Alzheimer's Institute Receives National Institute of Health Grant Alexandra Olgin September 19, 2013
Baseball Field Dedicated in Fallen Officer's Name Alexandra Olgin May 22, 2014
Bernie Sanders Rally Draws Big Crowds In Phoenix Alexandra Olgin July 19, 2015
Bill Would Make It Easier To Buy A Tesla Alexandra Olgin February 05, 2015
Bill Would Require Doctors, Pharmacists To Use Controlled Substance Database Alexandra Olgin January 19, 2015
Bisbee City Council Passes Aid-In-Dying Resolution Alexandra Olgin September 02, 2015
Bisbee Considers Aid In Dying Resolution Alexandra Olgin July 27, 2015
Black Lives Matter Activists Take Control Of Presidential Town Hall In Phoenix Alexandra Olgin July 18, 2015
Board Of Education Authorizes Hiring Despite Douglas Opposition Alexandra Olgin August 14, 2015
Board Of Regents Raises Tuition At 3 Arizona Universities Alexandra Olgin May 04, 2015
Border Patrol Shooting Trial Alexandra Olgin July 21, 2014
California Interstate 10 Bridge Set To Reopen Friday Alexandra Olgin July 21, 2015
California Recycling Company Sues Arizona Can Collector Alexandra Olgin June 09, 2015
CARE Team Completes Investigation Of Child Abuse Cases Alexandra Olgin September 25, 2014
Carly Fiorina Speaks At Republican Women's Convention In Phoenix Alexandra Olgin September 11, 2015
CDC Study: Health Risks Differ Between Latinos And Non-Hispanic Whites Alexandra Olgin May 05, 2015
Census: Maricopa County Is 2nd Fastest Growing County In US Alexandra Olgin March 26, 2015
Children’s Action Alliance Has Concerns Over New Arizona DCS Plan, Rule Changes Alexandra Olgin August 07, 2015