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
Sheriff Joe Arpaio Loses Bid To Disqualify Judge Murray Snow From Profiling Case Associated Press September 15, 2015
Abortion Reversal Information Added To Arizona Health Services Website Alexandra Olgin September 15, 2015
Arizona Same-Sex Couples Who Adopted Before Supreme Court Decision Face Legal Limbo Alexandra Olgin September 14, 2015
Carly Fiorina Speaks At Republican Women's Convention In Phoenix Alexandra Olgin September 11, 2015
Maricopa County Gets Grant To Analyze Untested Rape Kits Alexandra Olgin September 10, 2015
MAG Proposes To Reimburse Arizona Cities For Census Costs Alexandra Olgin September 09, 2015
Arizona DPS Calls I-10 Shootings 'Domestic Terrorism' Alexandra Olgin September 08, 2015
5 Private Prison Companies Interested In Kingman Facility Alexandra Olgin September 08, 2015
Recall Group Files Legal Complaint Against Diane Douglas' Chief Of Staff Alexandra Olgin September 08, 2015
Phoenix To Take First Steps On Public Transportation Expansion Alexandra Olgin September 08, 2015
St. Mary's Food Bank Low On Dairy After Power Outage Alexandra Olgin September 07, 2015
Phoenix Zoo Open, But Still Recovering From Storm Damage Alexandra Olgin September 07, 2015
Arizona Awarded Criminal Justice Grants Alexandra Olgin September 07, 2015
Arizona Health Officials Investigate Salmonella Outbreak Alexandra Olgin September 04, 2015
Arizona Seeking Bids For New Operator Of Private Prison In Kingman Alexandra Olgin September 03, 2015
Bisbee City Council Passes Aid-In-Dying Resolution Alexandra Olgin September 02, 2015
Group Files Application To Recall Arizona Superintendent Diane Douglas Alexandra Olgin September 01, 2015
Arizona Department of Corrections To Reassign Kingman Prison Contract Alexandra Olgin August 28, 2015
Veterans Share Concerns About VA Healthcare At McCain Town Hall In Phoenix Alexandra Olgin August 28, 2015
New Data Center Opens At Gilbert SRP Substation Alexandra Olgin August 26, 2015
University Of Arizona Announces Partnership With Uber To Research Driverless Cars Associated Press August 25, 2015
Bald Eagle Baby Boom Reported In Arizona Alexandra Olgin August 20, 2015
Arizona Lawmakers Question Director McKay About DCS Progress Alexandra Olgin August 19, 2015
Arizona DCS Director Presents Plans To Deal With Case Backlog Alexandra Olgin August 18, 2015
Board Of Education Authorizes Hiring Despite Douglas Opposition Alexandra Olgin August 14, 2015