David Dreverman is part time Executive Director eWater, and Executive Director River Management at the Murray–Darling Basin Authority. David joined the former Murray–Darling Basin Commission in 2000 as Manager, Assets, and was appointed General Manager, River Murray Water in 2003. David transferred to the Authority in late 2008, when the functions of the former Commission were subsumed by the Authority. David has worked in the consulting engineering industry with SMEC; the Hydro Electric Commission, Tasmania; and Australian Power and Water. For more than 35 years he has been involved with large dam and hydro power projects, both in Australia and overseas, and more recently in the management of the River Murray system.