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
New Arizona Law Allows Lab Tests Without Doctor's Order Alexandra Olgin July 06, 2015
Feds Deny Wild Horses Endangered Species Protection Alexandra Olgin July 02, 2015
Independent Audit Highlights Problems At Arizona Department Of Child Safety Alexandra Olgin June 30, 2015
Court To Decide If Glendale To Pay Arizona Coyotes Quarterly Installment Alexandra Olgin June 29, 2015
Judge To Decide Whether To Dismiss Arizona Board Of Education Lawsuit Alexandra Olgin June 26, 2015
Court Hears Case Between Diane Douglas And Arizona Board Of Education Alexandra Olgin June 25, 2015
Arizona AG: Charter School Budget May Be Different Than Original Estimate Alexandra Olgin June 24, 2015
Phoenix Store No Longer Selling Confederate Flags Alexandra Olgin June 23, 2015
Arizona Will Have To Comply With Federal REAL ID Requirements Alexandra Olgin June 22, 2015
3 More Administrators Leave Arizona State Hospital Alexandra Olgin June 22, 2015
Increased Security At Black Churches In Phoenix Area This Sunday KJZZ News June 18, 2015
Arizona Unemployment Rate Continues To Decline Alexandra Olgin June 18, 2015
Glendale Asks Court To Skip $3.75 Million Payment To Coyotes Alexandra Olgin June 18, 2015
Local Business Owners Worry About Glendale's Conflict With Arizona Coyotes Alexandra Olgin June 16, 2015
Glendale City Council To Hold Closed Meeting To Discuss Arizona Coyotes Contract Alexandra Olgin June 15, 2015
Judge Grants Restraining Order In Arizona Coyotes Lease Dispute With Glendale Alexandra Olgin June 12, 2015
4 Arizona Properties Quarantined Because Of Bird Flu Concerns Associated Press June 11, 2015
Glendale Votes To Cancel Lease Agreement With Arizona Coyotes Alexandra Olgin June 10, 2015
California Recycling Company Sues Arizona Can Collector Alexandra Olgin June 09, 2015
Advocacy Groups Call For A Stop To Building Private Prisons In Arizona Alexandra Olgin June 09, 2015
Cities Want To Change How Often Population Counts Are Updated Alexandra Olgin June 02, 2015
Paddock Pools License Temporarily Suspended By Arizona ROC Alexandra Olgin June 01, 2015
Phoenix Suing FAA Over Sky Harbor Airport Flight Paths Alexandra Olgin June 01, 2015
Social Host Ordinance Gets First Approval From Chandler City Council Alexandra Olgin May 29, 2015
Records: Ex-MCSO Deputy Suspected In Multiple Phoenix-Area Robberies Alexandra Olgin May 28, 2015