| Place Of Birth || Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia |
| Residence || Brisbane, Australia |
| Marital Status || Single |
| Occupation || Clerical Trainee, Bartender |
| International Debut || 2003 (Oceania Junior Championships) |
| Coach || Michael Keelan |
| Idol || Manuel Minginfel |
| Recent Results || Commonwealth Games Weightlifting Selection Trials (Melbourne, Australia, Dec-2005)|
1st in the 48kg class
Snatch - 67kg, Clean & Jerk - 82kg, Total - 149kg
Mermet Commonwealth, Oceania & South Pacific Championships (Victoria, Australia, Oct-2005)
2nd in Oceania and 3rd in the Commonwealth in the 53kg class
Snatch - 70kg, Clean & Jerk - 90kg, Total - 160kg
| Commonwealth |
| Melbourne 2006|
Bronze in the 48kg Total - 153kg
did not compete
| Olympic |
| has not competed |
| Other || Erika holds 23 Queensland records and 15 Australian records. She holds the Australian U/16, U/18, U/20 and Open 53kg records and the U/16, U/18, U/20 and Open 48kg records.|
She started her athletic career at the age of eight as a gymnast started lifting when she was 13 years old.
She was a member of the Junior World Team in 2004.
She has aspirations to become a sport psychologist although she is currently doing a clerical traineeship and working in a bar.
She used to do gymnastics and trampolining before being discovered by Scott Robinson at her school, and Erika's other interests include dancing and movies.