Shelley Alexander

BBC Editorial Lead for Women's Sport

Shelley Alexander is the editorial lead for women’s sport at the BBC. She was previously programme editor of Football Focus and also the Sports News Editor at BBC Radio 5 Live.

A member of the Football Association’s Inclusion Advisory Board, the Premier League/PFA Community Fund, chair of Kick It Out’s Mentoring Committee and co-founder of Women in Football, Shelley has long been a champion of increased women’s sports coverage.

Shining A Light On Women In Sport

It was the early hours of the morning in the summer of 2015 and England's women were through to the semi-finals of the <em>FIFA World Cup</em> for the very first time - what's more Twitter was ablaze with love and admiration for Lioness goal-scorer Jodie Taylor, who told us in her passionate post match interview...
08/03/2017 12:38 GMT