Dr Erkana was appointed an MVA Fund Board Director for a period of three years from 20 October 2004 until 20 October 2007. She was re-appointed as Director for a second term with effect from 21 October 2007 until 20 October 2010, this time as the Chairperson of the Board. The Minister of Works and Transport has recently re-appointed her for a third time with effect from 21 October 2010 until 21 October 2013- as the Chairperson of the Board.

She is a General Practitioner at her own private practice, and holds a BSC from the University of the North, MBCHB from the University of Natal and a Diploma in Occupational Medicine from the University of Stellenbosch. She recently acquired her Diploma in Company Direction.

She serves on several Directorships such as Namibia Institute of Pathology as an advisor to the Board, the Medical Board of the Roads Contractor Company, Member of the Medicines Control Council of Namibia and EVI Mining Company Limited.


Dr. Zandile Agnes Erkana