Board of Trustees


Total Healthcare has charitable status, and is governed by a Board of Trustees. 

The PHO Board, chaired by William Ropata (Ngati Raukawa ki te Tonga iwi, Ngati Hui ki Katihiku hapu), has strong community and consumer representation and works in partnership with communities to improve the health of all, with emphasis on Māori and Pasifika, and other communities with health disparities. 

Name Position Representative Occupation
William Kato Ropata Board chair, Executive committee, Health outcomes committee Māori  Teacher
Tupou Manapori Health outcomes committee Pasifika Teacher
Dr Richard Hulme Clinical director Total Healthcare, chair of Health outcomes committee Medical, Pasifika General practitioner
Dr Alistair Sullivan Trustee Medical Urgent care
Ranjna Patel Chair of Executive committee, Executive trustee Medical Healthcare group co-founder
Dr Mahesh Patel Trustee Medical General practitioner
Sanjay Kumar Chair of Audit & finance committee Financial Chartered accountant
Dr Ellis Situe Trustee Medical, Pasifika General practitioner, consultant
Kerry Oxenham Trustee Other health Pharmacist
Karen Sutton Trustee Other health Physiotherapist
Jordan Situfu Salesa Trustee Other health, Pasifika Physiotherapist