Our People

We have an excellent team of compassionate, friendly and highly trained expatriate and local staff, as well as young enthusiastic Cambodian doctors in training. In addition to this, we also receive the expertise of specialized volunteers from all around the world who pass their knowledge on to our local staff

Cornelia Haener, MD, MScPH, SKMH, Chief Executive Officer

University of Basel Medical School, Switzerland
Board certified general surgeon FMH, Swiss Medical Association
MS in Public Health/Health Services Management, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London
Chairperson TWG Non-communicable diseases MEDICAM, Member of Ministry of Health non communicable diseases task force
19992005 Sihanouk Hospital Center of Hope, Surgical Consultant
2006 – 2012 Sihanouk Hospital Center of Hope, Surgical Director
2012 – present Chief Executive Officer, Sonja Kill Memorial Hospital

Kenny Schuster, HOPE worldwide Country Director for Cambodia , SKMH Chief Operating Officer

BA International Relations, San Francisco State University
MBA, Texas Woman’s University 1998 2001 HOPE worldwide Program Director, Dallas
20012017 Licensed Nursing Home Administrator, Texas, USA
2017present Chief Operations Officer, Sonja Kill Memorial Hospital
2018present HOPE worldwide Country Director for Cambodia Health Programs

John Vincent Daniel Moho, Chief Nursing Officer

1999 – 2002 Nursing School, Wilhelm-Griesinger – School, Rheinischen Kliniken Cologne, Germany
2002 – 2004 University Hospital Cologne, Germany, Nurse in cardiology and pneumonology
2004 – 2006 Co-Founder and adviser for the German NGO `VOR ORT` e.V. “Tuberculosis Therapy and Awareness Raising Project” in north-east Cambodia 2006 – 2012 University Hospital Cologne, Germany, Nurse at intensive care units, neurology & cardiology
2011 Voluntary nursing adviser for “Chain of Hope”, intensive care unit for children, heart surgery, Prof. Sir Magdi Yacoub, Aswan, Egypt
2012 – Present Chief Nursing Officer, Sonja Kill Memorial Hospital

Doung Chenda, Deputy Director of Operations
2012 Various responsibilities preparing to open SKMH 20122018 Director of Finance 2018present Deputy Director of Operations, Director of Finance

Sou Kin Technical Advisor
2012 Development of SKMH to prepare for opening 2012present Technical Advisor, Sonja Kill Memorial Hospital

Dr. Sar Thona, Medical Chief of Staff, Chief of Pediatrics

Dr. Khun Sunly, Chief of Emergency Department

Dr. Ouch Chanthy, Chief of OB/GYN

Dr. Tan Poseng, Chief of Internal Medicine and Outpatient Clinic

Cathy Pingoy, Deputy Chief Nursing Officer