Barnett joined Sky News in 2007 from the Press Association's video unit and within a year was part of the award-winning TV show News, covering all aspects of multimedia, such as presenting news stories on location for Sky News' online video section.

Currently she produces Sky News online's popular web-only TV debate programme Unplugged, as well as shooting and editing video and writing for the website.

“In a multimedia age, she is a true multimedia journalist,” says Sky News online executive producer Julian March.