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
Navajo County Sheriff's Office Is Making Craiglist Exchanges Safer Alexandra Olgin February 04, 2015
Clinical Trial For New Pancreatic Cancer Drugs In Scottsdale Alexandra Olgin February 03, 2015
Mesa Appoints Interim Police Chief Alexandra Olgin February 02, 2015
A New Bill Would Expand First Reponders Access To Naloxone Alexandra Olgin February 02, 2015
Valley Man Leads Underground Operation To Save Opiate Addicts Alexandra Olgin February 02, 2015
Non-Super Bowl Events Hoping To Pull In Football Crowds Alexandra Olgin January 30, 2015
Arizona's Top Five Spenders In The 2014 Election Alexandra Olgin January 28, 2015
Mormon Church Publicly Supports Legal Protections Of LGBT Community Alexandra Olgin January 27, 2015
Death Row Inmate Asks To Speed Up Execution Alexandra Olgin January 26, 2015
NFL Concussions Down 20 Percent In The 2014 Season Alexandra Olgin January 26, 2015
Department Of Child Safety Opens Mesa Office Alexandra Olgin January 22, 2015
Report Ranks Arizona As Having Lax Traffic Safety Laws Alexandra Olgin January 22, 2015
Several Law Enforcement Bills Introduced Into State Legislature Alexandra Olgin January 22, 2015
Possible Proposed Bill Would Allow Names Of Officers Involved In Shootings To Be Withheld Alexandra Olgin January 21, 2015
Superintendent Diane Douglas Says Arizona Needs More Quality Educators Alexandra Olgin January 21, 2015
Arizona Law Would Ban All Cell Phone Use For New Drivers Alexandra Olgin January 20, 2015
Bill Would Require Doctors, Pharmacists To Use Controlled Substance Database Alexandra Olgin January 19, 2015
Standards Organization Requires Third-Party Certification For Football Helmets Alexandra Olgin January 16, 2015
Former Border Patrol Agent Sent To Prison For Money Laundering Alexandra Olgin January 15, 2015
USDA Funds Two Arizona Conservation Projects Alexandra Olgin January 14, 2015
Arizona Legislature And Schools Ordered To Discuss Funding Alexandra Olgin January 14, 2015
Supreme Court Hears Cases On Medical Marijuana Use During Probation Alexandra Olgin January 13, 2015
State Budget Woes Could Prevent Arizona From Offering Free Community College Alexandra Olgin January 12, 2015
Maricopa County Picked For Online Census Test Alexandra Olgin January 09, 2015
Teen Pregnancy Rates Down In Arizona Alexandra Olgin January 07, 2015