Award winning broadcaster, Steph McGovern is the presenter of the eponymous Steph's Packed Lunch, broadcast daily on Channel 4. Prior to this, Steph worked in financial journalism for over 15 years and spent 7 years as part of the BBC Breakfast family. Steph travelled all over the UK to cover economic and business news for the BBC and broadcast live from over 500 businesses. Whether talking to workers in factories or interviewing FTSE 100 chief executives in the studio, Steph made it her mission to find out what was going on in the real economy.
Steph also co-presented BBC One’s Watchdog, her own primetime BBC One programme called Shop Well For Less and a children’s TV show Pocket Money Pitch for CBBC. Never shy of putting in the hours, Steph also spent time building up her own on-air profile, which included working as a business presenter on the Chris Evans show on Radio 2 and on BBC 5 live.
Along with her presenting duties, Steph is also involved in BBC community projects, such as BBC Outreach and BBC School Report. She is also a mentor for young people in Teesside and regularly runs workshops for schoolchildren around the North East.