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
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
AZ Supreme Court To Hear Case On How DUI Laws Apply To Medical Marijuana Users Alexandra Olgin May 27, 2015
Former Arizona High School Students Who Failed AIMS Getting Retroactive Diplomas Alexandra Olgin May 15, 2015
Arizona Clean Elections Panel Advances New 'Dark-Money' Spending Rules Alexandra Olgin May 14, 2015
Peoria Unified School District Board To Vote On Override Alexandra Olgin May 14, 2015
Glendale Councilman Gary Sherwood Will Face Recall Election Alexandra Olgin May 13, 2015
Verizon And Sprint To Refund Customers For Unauthorized Charges Alexandra Olgin May 12, 2015
Prescott Valley Police: 66 School Buses Damaged In Possible Senior Prank Associated Press May 11, 2015
Developers To Build Hotel And Office Tower On Mill Avenue Corner Alexandra Olgin May 08, 2015
Judge Rules Arizona DREAMers Eligible For In-State College Tuition Alexandra Olgin May 05, 2015
CDC Study: Health Risks Differ Between Latinos And Non-Hispanic Whites Alexandra Olgin May 05, 2015
Board Of Regents Raises Tuition At 3 Arizona Universities Alexandra Olgin May 04, 2015
ADOT Requests Waiver From Requirements Of Real ID Act Alexandra Olgin April 30, 2015
Immigrants Who Qualify For Deferred Action Asking For Arizona Driver’s Licenses Alexandra Olgin April 29, 2015
US Supreme Court Lethal Injection Case Could Affect Arizona Execution Drugs Alexandra Olgin April 28, 2015
Peoria Residents Urge Override To Combat School Budget Cuts Alexandra Olgin April 27, 2015
Arizona Cities Working On Special Legislation To Use State Population Data For Shared Money Alexandra Olgin April 24, 2015

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