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 Newsy.com 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
Today: Last Day To Sign Up For Health Insurance For January Coverage Alexandra Olgin December 14, 2015
New Phoenix VA Director Starts Position, Hopes To Regain Veterans' Trust Alexandra Olgin December 14, 2015
Arizona Among States With Lowest Rate Of Cardiovascular Deaths Alexandra Olgin December 14, 2015
Education Report: Disciplinary Actions For Arizona Educators Is Under Reported Alexandra Olgin December 09, 2015
Maricopa County Courts Adding More Judges To Deal With Influx Of DCS Cases Alexandra Olgin December 08, 2015
Valley Metro Board Of Directors Details Terms Of CEO's Departure Alexandra Olgin December 07, 2015
Valley Metro Facing Audits, Investigations And Other Changes Alexandra Olgin December 04, 2015
Valley Metro Boards Vote Unanimously To Accept CEO's Resignation Alexandra Olgin December 03, 2015
Arizona DCS Is 3 Months Late Releasing Quarterly Report Alexandra Olgin December 01, 2015
Education Experts: Teacher Training Is Key To AzMERIT Success Alexandra Olgin December 01, 2015
AzMERIT Results: Less Than Half Of Arizona Students Got Passing Scores Alexandra Olgin November 30, 2015
Arizona Appeals Courts Issue Conflicting Rulings On Paternity Laws Alexandra Olgin November 30, 2015
Valley Cities Wrap Up Special Census Alexandra Olgin November 30, 2015
Inmates Ask Court To Continue Stay On Executions In Arizona Alexandra Olgin November 25, 2015
Sonora Quest Labs Open Testing Centers In Arizona Safeway Stores Alexandra Olgin November 24, 2015
Arizona Department Of Corrections Announces Changes On Oversight Of Private Prisons Alexandra Olgin November 20, 2015
Arizona Taxi Fleets Slapped With Disability Discrimination Lawsuit Alexandra Olgin November 20, 2015
Eloy, Arizona Prison Could Expand, Take On 1,000 More Inmates Alexandra Olgin November 17, 2015
Historic Status Recommended For Phoenix Frank Lloyd Wright House Alexandra Olgin November 16, 2015
Many Phoenix-Area Schools Send Out AzMERIT Scores Alexandra Olgin November 16, 2015
Gallego Bill Would Involve Community In Phoenix Flight Path Changes Alexandra Olgin November 10, 2015
Arizona, New Mexico Power Line Project One Step Closer To Approval Alexandra Olgin November 09, 2015
Legislative Committee Approves Audit Of 'First Things First,' Child Health And Development Program Alexandra Olgin November 05, 2015
Apache Junction Loses Fifth School Override Vote In 8 Years Alexandra Olgin November 04, 2015
Arizona Board Of Education Confirms New Executive Director Alexandra Olgin November 03, 2015

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