Jessica Creighton is a rising star in sports broadcasting and a leading voice on equality in sport.
From interviewing stars such as Usain Bolt and Jessica Ennis-Hill, to unearthing exclusive sports stories, Jessica has a wealth of experience as a dynamic and engaging broadcaster.
Her blog Women Who Like Sport celebrates and promotes the diverse women working in sport around the world.
Jessica’s unique expertise has made her a sought-after panelist and adviser for leading equality organisations Kick It Out, Women In Sport and Women In Football.
Jessica also featured in the FA’s ground-breaking campaign, Kick Off Your Career, encouraging females into the football industry.
Jessica’s instrumental work on diversity saw her named 2015 Journalist of the Year by the Women’s Sports Trust.
In 2015, Jessica Creighton was included in the 2015 Football Black List, which celebrates influential figures in football from the black community.
Beginning her career as a BBC trainee, Jessica was soon promoted to Olympic Sports Reporter where she produced films on athletes and their journeys to the 2012 Games.
She was one of the BBC’s leading voices at the London Olympics, broadcasting to an audience of millions on national platforms such as BBC Radio 4, BBC One and the BBC Sport website.
As a freelancer, Jessica Creighton has presented BT Sport’s Women’s Super League Review Show and reported for Olympic Broadcasting Services (OBS) at the Youth Olympic Games in China.
Such is her growing reputation as a charismatic reporter and presenter, she’s also featured on popular BBC programmes The One Show, Final Score, BBC Breakfast and the Women’s Football Show.
Jessica currently presents sports bulletins on BBC Two’s Victoria Derbyshire Show and the BBC News Channel.