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
CARE Team Completes Investigation Of Child Abuse Cases Alexandra Olgin September 25, 2014
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
Cities Want To Change How Often Population Counts Are Updated Alexandra Olgin June 02, 2015
Clinical Trial For New Pancreatic Cancer Drugs In Scottsdale Alexandra Olgin February 03, 2015
Coconino County's Ban On Using Phones While Driving Will Go Into Effect Next Week Alexandra Olgin November 14, 2014
Colorado Department Of Public Health Funds Arizona Scientists Marijuana Research Alexandra Olgin December 17, 2014
Community Colleges To Lose All State Funding Under Budget Plan Alexandra Olgin March 05, 2015
Constable Warrant Program Brings County Millions September 13, 2013
Construction Begins For Arizona Fallen Firefighter Memorial Alexandra Olgin March 06, 2015
Controversial Mining Bill Is Reintroduced Alexandra Olgin December 03, 2014
Cooking Waste Becomes Fuel Alexandra Olgin February 14, 2014
Cost Among Reasons 911 Texting System Not Available In Arizona Alexandra Olgin May 19, 2014
Court Decision On Roadway Liability Could Have Local Impact Alexandra Olgin November 14, 2014
Court Hears Arguments For DACA In-State Tuition Case Alexandra Olgin March 18, 2015
Court Hears Case Between Diane Douglas And Arizona Board Of Education Alexandra Olgin June 25, 2015
Court Rules Medical Marijuana Users Have No Immunity From DUI Alexandra Olgin October 21, 2014
Court To Decide If Glendale To Pay Arizona Coyotes Quarterly Installment Alexandra Olgin June 29, 2015
CPS Report Discovers Systemic Failures in the Agency Alexandra Olgin January 31, 2014
Critics: Arizona DCS Shifting From Social Work To Law Enforcement Alexandra Olgin July 29, 2015
Cubs Spring Training Facility To Open In January Alexandra Olgin December 18, 2013
Danny's Family Car Wash Owner Sentenced To Prison Following Worksite Raid Alexandra Olgin November 21, 2014
Date Set For Peoria Special Election Alexandra Olgin September 04, 2014
Death Row Inmate Asks To Speed Up Execution Alexandra Olgin January 26, 2015