Elfi has a proven WorldSkills record. Assigned in 2005 to set-up WorldSkills Germany she acted as Managing Board Member and Official Delegate for Germany from 2006-2013. Under her eight year leadership, WorldSkills Germany was founded and developed. She successfully initiated and lead Germany’s bid to host the 42nd WorldSkills Competition in Leipzig in 2013 and was a key decision maker in the preparation and delivery of WorldSkills Leipzig 2013 where she was a member of the Board of Directors of WorldSkills Leipzig 2013 Ltd. and ex-officio Board member of WorldSkills International from 2009-2013.
In October 2017 she has been assigned the role to represent and support the WorldSkills Foundation Executive Chair for the next phase of the WorldSkills Foundation development and delivery of projects.