Heather van Blokland joins KJZZ as a Host/Producer, having worked as an on-air Host/Producer at Oregon Public Broadcasting, Florida NPR affiliate WUFT-FM, and WYKS-FM. Prior to public media, van Blokland worked in the private sector as a financial analyst and team manager in commercial and investment banking.

van Blokland holds a Masters in Mass Communication from the University of Florida, where she worked as the local producer/editor for StoryCorps and as an agriculture and business news reporter. She also holds Bachelors degrees in Finance, Marketing and Multinational Business from Florida State University and a Diploma in Acting for Film and Television from Vancouver Film School in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

In her free time, van Blokland enjoys exploring the outdoors, everything from a hike on South Mountain to Vancouver's Butchart Gardens to a ride through Swaziland’s Mkhaya Game Reserve.

You can contact van Blokland at hvanblokland@kjzz.org.

Title Author Publication Date
UA Researchers Find Blue Light Improves Memory Heather van Blokland September 22, 2017
GDP Rising In Metro Areas Across U.S. Heather van Blokland September 20, 2017
Copper Gets A Bump From Changing Automotive Industry Heather van Blokland September 20, 2017
Trump Administration To Expand Hunting At National Monuments Heather van Blokland September 16, 2017
Plaintiffs Drop Class-Action Suit Against Diagnostics Company Heather van Blokland September 14, 2017
Western Citrus Growers Won't Fill Gap From Eastern Storms Heather van Blokland September 14, 2017
Phoenix Family Sentenced In Real Estate Fraud, Tax Evasion Heather van Blokland September 13, 2017
Tempe-Based ISM Says Service Economy Is Strong Heather van Blokland September 11, 2017
USDA Reports Grocers Lagging Behind In QR-Code Labels Heather van Blokland September 11, 2017
Startup Belgian Company Named After Yuma Heather van Blokland September 08, 2017
Leafy Greens Growers On Arizona, Californa Meet Federal Deadline Ahead Of Schedule Heather van Blokland September 05, 2017
Insys Therapeutics Responds To AZ Attorney General Lawsuit Heather van Blokland September 02, 2017
FTC Action Halts Telemarketing Scheme In Arizona Heather van Blokland September 01, 2017
Arizona AG Files Suit Against Insys Therapeutics Heather van Blokland August 31, 2017
Arizona Does Not Top Heat-Related Injuries List Nationwide Heather van Blokland August 30, 2017
Phoenix-based Freeport McMoRan Gives Up Majority Stake In Gold And Copper Mine Heather van Blokland August 30, 2017
Study: Powder Used In Hindu Ceremonies Contains Lead Heather van Blokland August 29, 2017
Amazon’s Price Cut At Whole Foods Starts Monday Heather van Blokland August 25, 2017
Republic Services Acquires Nation’s Largest Recycling Processing Center Heather van Blokland August 25, 2017
Scottsdale-Based Pei Wei Moving Headquarters To Texas Heather van Blokland August 25, 2017
Study Finds Epilepsy Cases Rising Across U.S. Heather van Blokland August 23, 2017
Boeing, Northrop Awarded Missile Replacement Contract Heather van Blokland August 23, 2017
Study: Pain And Complications Common Post Hysterectomy Heather van Blokland August 21, 2017
Opioid Drugmaker Insys Therapeutics To Pay $4.5 Million In Lawsuit Settlement Heather van Blokland August 21, 2017
Sen. John McCain Completes First Round Of Chemo Heather van Blokland August 19, 2017

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