Heather van Blokland joins KJZZ as a Host/Producer, having worked as an on-air Host/Producer at Oregon Public Broadcasting, Florida NPR affiliate WUFT-FM, and WYKS-FM. Prior to public media, van Blokland worked in the private sector as a financial analyst and team manager in commercial and investment banking.

van Blokland holds a Masters in Mass Communication from the University of Florida, where she worked as the local producer/editor for StoryCorps and as an agriculture and business news reporter. She also holds Bachelors degrees in Finance, Marketing and Multinational Business from Florida State University and a Diploma in Acting for Film and Television from Vancouver Film School in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

In her free time, van Blokland enjoys exploring the outdoors, everything from a hike on South Mountain to Vancouver's Butchart Gardens to a ride through Swaziland’s Mkhaya Game Reserve.

You can contact van Blokland at hvanblokland@kjzz.org.

Title Author Publication Date
SCOTUS Rejects Petition On Patent Case, In Favor Of GoDaddy Heather van Blokland December 12, 2017
Phoenix Commercial Real Estate Deal Ranks Among Largest Ever Heather van Blokland December 12, 2017
Pecan Growers From 15 States Propose New Reporting Requirements Heather van Blokland December 07, 2017
Tempe-Based Solar Company To Rollout Updated Solar Panels Early Heather van Blokland December 06, 2017
Salt River Project, Solar City Antitrust Lawsuit Heads To Supreme Court Heather van Blokland December 05, 2017
New Export Rules On Trash To Affect Phoenix Metro Areas Heather van Blokland December 03, 2017
Prices On Homes With Fannie Or Freddie Mortgages On The Rise Heather van Blokland December 01, 2017
Cannabis Company Signs Long-Term Lease For Arizona Property Heather van Blokland November 29, 2017
Phoenix Is Testing Ground For New TV Technology Heather van Blokland November 29, 2017
FDA Warns Of Medical Problems Related To Limbrel Heather van Blokland November 27, 2017
Exploratory Mining Company Seeks BLM Approval To Drill On Adjacent Federal Lands Heather van Blokland November 25, 2017
Carabiners Recalled By Consumer Product Safety Commission Heather van Blokland November 24, 2017
Privately-Owned Alcohol Distributors Merge, Now Cover U.S.And Canada Heather van Blokland November 22, 2017
RVs Use Up In Younger Demographic Heather van Blokland November 21, 2017
Arizona Aerospace Startup Says Industry Diversified, Some Players Unrecognized Heather van Blokland November 20, 2017
Federal Court Orders Arizona Man And His Company Pay Over $2 Million In Restitution For Commodities Fraud Heather van Blokland November 16, 2017
Scottsdale-Based Axon Cites International Customers As Strong Source Of Growth Heather van Blokland November 16, 2017
Broadcasters Choose Phoenix To Test Next Generation FCC-Approved Upgrades Heather van Blokland November 16, 2017
Digital Company Requests Supreme Court Hearing In Case Against GoDaddy Heather van Blokland November 14, 2017
New Federal Laws Begin For Horse Betting Heather van Blokland November 14, 2017
Chandler-Based Aerospace Supplier Inks International Contract Heather van Blokland November 12, 2017
Former Phoenix Real Estate Executive Gets Prison Sentence For Fake Accounting Heather van Blokland November 09, 2017
Medline And Centurion Medical Products Merge Heather van Blokland November 06, 2017
Boeing Signs Contract With Arizona-Based TurbineAero Heather van Blokland November 06, 2017
USDA Grant Supports Native Agriculture In Arizona Heather van Blokland November 06, 2017