Sophie Morgan appointed to Ofcom Content Board

26 October 2018

Sophie Morgan has been appointed to Ofcom’s Content Board.

Ofcom's Content Board is a committee of the main Ofcom Board. It is responsible for advising on a wide range of content issues, including the regulation of television, radio and video-on-demand quality and standards.

The Content Board provides Ofcom with senior editorial and content experience. Current members have worked at UK broadcasters including the BBC, ITV, Channel 4, S4C and Sky. Sophie joins the Content Board on a three-year term.

Sophie is a television presenter, campaigner, artist and entrepreneur. She is lead presenter of live Paralympic sport on Channel 4, and has presented events including the 2016 Rio Paralympics and the 2017 Winter Paralympics. Sophie has also presented a range of other programmes such as Unreported World, Tricks of the Restaurant Trade and Best Laid Plans.

Sophie, who was paralysed from the chest down aged 18, has twice been voted one of the top 100 most influential disabled people in the UK. An active campaigner, Sophie is a patron of the charity Scope and an ambassador for Human Rights Watch.