June Sarpong OBE

June has become one of the most recognisable faces of British television. June began her career at Kiss 100 and later became a presenter for MTV UK & Ireland. June hosted 2005’s Make Poverty History event and presented at the UK leg of Live Earth in 2007. In 2008 she hosted Nelson Mandela’s 90th birthday celebrations in front of 30,000 people in London’s Hyde Park. June was awarded an OBE in the 2020 New Years’ Honours List. June is the co‐founder of the WIE Network (Women: Inspiration & Enterprise) and is currently the Director of Creative Diversity at the BBC. Acting as the broadcasting giants’ first ever Diversity Director, June will work to increase representation throughout the company and ensure that the BBC’s content reflects the public they serve.