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
Few Abortions Paid For By Arizona's Medicaid System Since 2010 Alexandra Olgin October 07, 2015
Audit: Arizona DCS Lacks Consistent Child-Removal Guidelines Alexandra Olgin October 01, 2015
Seven Valley Cities And Towns Start Special Census Alexandra Olgin October 01, 2015
Activists Take Private Prison Issue To The Public Alexandra Olgin September 30, 2015
Private Prison Companies Submit Bids For Expansion In Arizona Alexandra Olgin September 30, 2015
As More Relatives Care For Arizona Children, Grant To Offer Resources Runs Out Alexandra Olgin September 25, 2015
Legal Saga Between Diane Douglas, Board of Education Continues Alexandra Olgin September 24, 2015
AG Dismisses Complaint Against Arizona Department of Education Employee Alexandra Olgin September 22, 2015
Four-Day Apache Junction School Week Prompts Volunteers To Take Action Alexandra Olgin September 21, 2015
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