Our Board

Sonder is an independent legal entity with a Board that has broad professional representation in relation to community, health and aged care. Our directors have a wide range of expertise, including experience in corporate governance, business and risk management, health service delivery, policy, planning, evaluation, health informatics and research.

Dr Rizwan Latif (Chair)

General Practitioner in Craigmore

Extensive professional medical practice experience in the NHN region for over 11 years. On various State Clinical Committees. Clinical Lecturer at Adelaide University and Clinical Examiner Australian Medical council. Vice president of the Pakistan Medical Association.

Mr Danny Haydon (Vice Chair)

Principal, Health Division, Brentnalls Health

Danny has been a business consultant to the medical and allied health industry since 2008, advising on all areas of practice management including business planning, infrastructure development, HR management, and increasing available services. Danny’s comprehensive experience in the health sector means he’s committed to building viable medical and allied health practices so they can achieve their goals. Danny currently enjoys the following appointments as Board Member and Past President (2014-2017) of the Australian Association of Practice Management (AAPM) and Member of the Health Care Homes Implementation Advisory Group and continues to work as the Executive Officer at the Clare Medical Centre.

Dr Richard Heah 

General Practitioner in Elizabeth

Over 20 years of professional medical practice experience in the northern region. Director of Corporate Health Group – a multi-disciplinary, multi clinics company. Keen interest in Medical Education involved as a mentor for IMG and RACGP Examiner, AHPRA Nominee for PESCI and Tribunal. Business and finance management experience with Certificate as Graduate of Australian Institute of Company of Directors.

Dr Seema Jain

General Practitioner in Elizabeth Grove

Practice principal with over 16 years experience working in various hospitals in SA and interstate, with exposure across a wide range of sectors. Extensive experience working with Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander health issues. Has been teaching Medical Students and supervising Medical Registrars for a number of years.

Dr Sudheer Talari

Medical Practitioner in Gawler

Over 9 years experience as a Medical Practitioner. Is the president of SEMA (Salisbury Elizabeth Medical Association). Was an examiner for MOCK exams designed for medical students, general practitioners and AMC candidates conducted by ACMA, NAML, NHN, AOGP and RACGP clinical bridging course. Has had experience running workshops for international medical graduates for their AMC clinical and FRACGP OSCE exams.

Dr Kali Hayward

General Practitioner in Elizabeth Downs and Noarlunga

Dr Hayward is descended from the Warnman Peoples of Western Australia. She has been working as a GP for 10 years at Nunkuwarrin Yunti and also practices at the Aboriginal Family Clinic in Noarlunga. Dr Hayward is a Medical Educator and GP Registrar supervisor for GPEx. She is the immediate past President of the Australian Indigenous Doctors’ Association which is striving to encourage more Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to pursue a career in medicine.

Mr. John Manning (Chair of Risk and Finance Sub Committee)

Managing Director at Dewings Accounting

John Manning is the managing director of Dewings, a boutique firm of Accountants and Business Advisers based in Adelaide. He has worked in accounting, IT and HR at a number of firms and has rich background in business and how the various components of an organisation work together to achieve results. John is a regular speaker on a range of business issues with various organisations. He also holds a Masters of Divinity and has served as a board member for local and national not-for-profit boards. He is also an affiliate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants