Sarah Barnett

President and General Manager

As president and general manager, Sarah Barnett is responsible for the day-to-day operations of BBC AMERICA, including the channel’s overall creative and brand strategy, production and development, digital strategy and marketing.  She was appointed to this post in November 2014. Since Barnett has been at the helm of BBC AMERICA, the network has seen unprecedented… Read More

Nena Rodrigue

Executive Vice President, Original Programming, Acquisitions and Production

Nena Rodrigue was appointed executive vice president of original programming, acquisitions and production of BBC AMERICA in February 2015. Currently senior vice president programming and production of AMC Networks’ SundanceTV, Rodrigue is continuing in this role until a new successor at SundanceTV is named. BBC AMERICA is operated as a joint venture between AMC Networks… Read More

Oswald Méndez

Executive Vice President, Marketing & Digital

As executive vice president of marketing & digital for BBC America, Oswald M. Méndez is responsible for all strategic, creative and consumer marketing for the network, along with all digital platforms, social and branded content. Méndez joined AMC Networks in 2016 from MundoFox Broadcasting LLC, from FOX International Channels and RCN Television Group, where he… Read More

Richard De Croce

Senior Vice President, Programming

Richard De Croce joined BBC AMERICA in February 2005. As Senior Vice President, Programming for BBC AMERICA, De Croce is responsible for programming across all BBC AMERICA platforms, scheduling the channel and VOD offerings, identifying potential co-production projects, and building and maintaining relationships with the UK’s leading television distributors and producers. Formerly Richard worked at… Read More

Mary Pratt-Henaghan

Senior Vice President, Operations and Administration

Mary Pratt-Henaghan directs the operational activities of BBC AMERICA and BBC AMERICA HD. Her responsibilities include developing strategic and tactical plans to meet the challenges of operating the channels, managing internal and external operational resources and ensuring high broadcast quality and transmission standards. Mary also oversees the operational side of BBC AMERICA’s web and enhanced… Read More