Members of the Council

Ms Erica Megan Elk

Elk’s journey to becoming a NAC Council member is fascinating by all accounts. A former studio assistant to world-renowned artist William Kentridge, Elk is a combination of visual arts practitioner, creative industries development implementer and strategist. Her experience includes working as a media officer for the National Land Committee and being part of the master planning team for the Cradle of Humankind. In addition to her role as a NAC HRC chairperson, she served on the board of Cape Town Design, the city’s World Design Capital 2014 implementation company; and is the executive director of the Craft and Design Institute.

Ms Erica Megan Elk