Lumka has 27 years’ experience in the fields of accounting, development economics and entrepreneurship and serves on a variety of boards and committees. A Cost and Management Accounting graduate with a double major in Accounting and Cost & Management, Lumka served her Articles of Clerkship through the Institute of Commercial and Financial Accountants of South Africa. Holding a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management, majoring in Entrepreneurship having completed executive development programmes in Measurable Management and Strategic Leadership. Lumka is currently completing her dissertation for an MBA degree. Lumka has held executive management positions in both the Public and Private sectors. She currently owns and operates four businesses which specialise in business consulting & mentoring, manufacturing & business incubation, agriculture commodity trading and gaming.