Gaby Hornsby is Content Editor at the BBC for three core strategic priorities: Sustainability, Mental Health and Disability. She works across the organisation to maximise the impact with audiences on these key topics and use the BBC’s unrivalled reach, as the world's leading public service broadcaster, to enrich people's lives with programmes that inform, educate and entertain.
Liaising across 9 national TV channels plus regional programming, 10 national radio stations, 40 local radio stations and an extensive website, along with the BBC World Service and through digital commissions, she works to ensure all audiences can find and experience content they value on these subjects.
She managed the BBC’s engagement with COP26, the UN Climate Change Conference last November, and is now driving the implementation of the pan-broadcaster Climate Content Pledge signed there. Prior to working in Commissioning she was an award winning filmmaker working across multiple genres. Her credits include Seven Ages of Starlight (Banff Rockie nominated), Secret Life of the National Grid (RTS winner) and Earth – The Climate Wars (Europaws winner), all for the BBC.