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
Arizona Court Struggles To Fill Positions On Foster Care Review Boards Alexandra Olgin December 22, 2015
Arizona DCS Asking Ex-Employees To Help Reduce Backlog Of Investigations Alexandra Olgin October 22, 2015
Arizona DCS Completing More Investigations, But Court Cases Increase Alexandra Olgin January 29, 2016
Arizona DCS Director Presents Plans To Deal With Case Backlog Alexandra Olgin August 18, 2015
Arizona DCS Is 3 Months Late Releasing Quarterly Report Alexandra Olgin December 01, 2015
Arizona DCS Looks To Change Definition Of Child Abuse And Neglect Alexandra Olgin January 29, 2016
Arizona DCS Releases Plan To Deal With Increasing Caseloads, Staff Turnover Alexandra Olgin July 30, 2015
Arizona Department Of Corrections Announces Changes On Oversight Of Private Prisons Alexandra Olgin November 20, 2015
Arizona Department of Corrections To Reassign Kingman Prison Contract Alexandra Olgin August 28, 2015
Arizona DPS Calls I-10 Shootings 'Domestic Terrorism' Alexandra Olgin September 08, 2015
Arizona Expanding Its Prison System Alexandra Olgin July 17, 2015
Arizona Food Stamp Changes May Leave 21,000 Without Food Benefits Alexandra Olgin January 04, 2016
Arizona Has Highest Amount Of Solar Energy Per Person Alexandra Olgin August 05, 2014
Arizona Health Officials Investigate Salmonella Outbreak Alexandra Olgin September 04, 2015
Arizona High Court Hears Arguments In 'Baseline Killer' Case Alexandra Olgin October 13, 2015
Arizona Horse Activists And Feds In Settlement Talks Alexandra Olgin August 12, 2015
Arizona Hospitals Cope With Drug Shortages Alexandra Olgin May 26, 2014
Arizona Improves Speed Of Testing Newborns For Diseases Alexandra Olgin September 18, 2014
Arizona Law Would Ban All Cell Phone Use For New Drivers Alexandra Olgin January 20, 2015
Arizona Lawmaker Plans To Reinstate Child Health Insurance Program Alexandra Olgin January 08, 2016
Arizona Lawmaker Pushes For More Access To Overdose-Reversal Drug Naloxone Alexandra Olgin December 24, 2015
Arizona Lawmakers Ask For Permanent Director At VA Alexandra Olgin September 12, 2014
Arizona Lawmakers Consider Disclosure Limits For Crime Records Alexandra Olgin February 04, 2016
Arizona Lawmakers Push Bill Raising Qualifications Of Child Welfare Director Alexandra Olgin February 09, 2016
Arizona Lawmakers Question Director McKay About DCS Progress Alexandra Olgin August 19, 2015

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