Don Blackmore has chaired the board since the formation of eWater in 2005.
He was Chief Executive of the Murray–Darling Basin Commission (MDBC) from 1990 to 2004 and has been Deputy Chair of Land and Water Australia.
In 2004, he was made a Member of the Order of Australia for his services to the environment.
Don has advised the
World Bank on river basin management. He also chairs the Advisory Council of CSIRO’s Water for a Healthy Country flagship program and sits on a number of other boards.