Eli Beaton

Eli Beaton

Project Lead, TV Access Project (TAP)


Eli Beaton is Project Lead at the TV Access Project (TAP), an alliance of ten of the UK’s biggest broadcasters and streamers who have pledged to work together to create a substantive and permanent structural shift to ensure access provision for Deaf, Disabled and Neurodivergent talent. Its vision is to see full inclusion by 2030. 

Prior to TAP, Eli was Disability Lead at thinkBIGGER! where she had the opportunity to work closely with organisations such as BAFTA & ScreenSkills to develop disability inclusive practices. Glasgow based Eli freelanced as an unscripted TV Producer for ten years and has worked on productions such as Question Time, Ready Steady Cook and Dispatches. Eli was named as a One to Watch at Edinburgh TV Festival 2023 and sits on the Board of Disability Arts Online and the Committee for the Disability in Journalism Forum.