12 Jul, 2022

Erika Venter-Murray

  • Former Director of Sport
  • Johannesburg, South Africa
Hockey, Netball, Athletics, Tennis, Physical Education, Swimming, Other Positions of Responsibility

Personal Summary

I am highly motivated and progress-focused with a long-standing background in the school sports industry. With a track record of initiative and dependability in managing and leading sports teams and departments, I have introduced and implemented strategic initiatives like the Long-Term Athlete Development philosophy. I am equally proficient in leading and driving a high-performance programme.

Throughout the course of my career, I have learned much about sports management operations and leadership. I am a capable and consistent problem-solver skilled at prioritizing and managing projects with proficiency.

My educational background has given me a solid understanding of the joys and sorrows of working with young people. I enjoy interactions with them on the sports field and in class, as it provides me with special opportunities to act as mentor and apply good values. I am progressive minded and in tune with the latest trends in my field of sports management and leadership. I have proven to be effective and collaborative with strong teamwork talents. I enjoy collective brainstorming sessions which allow me to coordinate activities to achieve goals.

Please take a moment to review my attached resume and credentials. The thread that holds my CV together is my passion for growth and gaining knowledge through experience.

I would greatly appreciate the opportunity to speak with you regarding my candidacy.

Work Experience

Director of Sport
Jan 2018 - Jul 2022 Roedean ((SA)


BA degree with Higher Education Diploma
Jan 1991 - Dec 1994 University of Pretoria, South Africa