Our Board and Consultative Council

Our Board

EWON’s Board of Directors is responsible for corporate governance, funding, policy and strategy for the scheme. The Board is made up of an independent Chair, five Industry Directors, from our electricity, gas and water provider members and five Community Directors from a variety of community organisations.

The current Directors are:

  • Tony Crawford, Chair
  • April Blair, Community Director, Intellectual Disability Rights Service
  • Kate Temby, Community Director, St Vincent de Paul Society NSW Executive Director, Strategy and Governance
  • Craig Memery, Community Director, Policy Team Leader, Energy and Water Public Interest Advocacy Centre 
  • Rod Stowe, Community Director, Chair of Super Consumers Australia Board and Consumer Advocacy Trust Fund Board
  • Joanna Quilty, Community Director, NSW Council of Social Service
  • Rob Amphlett Lewis, Industry Director, Ausgrid
  • Theo Whitmont, Managing Director and CEO, Kincumber Nautical Village 
  • Jane Mills, Industry Director, Alinta Energy
  • Anne Pearson, Industry Director, Energy Australia
  • David Stockler, Industry Director, Water NSW.

Helen Ford from EWON is the Company Secretary.

Our Consultative Council

In accordance with our Constitution, we must convene a Consultative Council meeting chaired by the Board Chair at least twice each year. Consultative Council meetings provide a forum that is open to consumer and small business representatives and to all Members for the purposes of:

  • providing updates to and consulting with our key stakeholders
  • providing our key stakeholders with an opportunity to raise issues and to put forward their views
  • contributing to our forward planning.