Dr. Rao Musunuru, a nationally recognized practicing Cardiologist has been elected to serve as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point. He was instrumental in establishing the hospital's nationally acclaimed Heart Institute. He has held several prominent leadership roles at the hospital since 1981, including serving as a Board Member from 1990 to 2004 and 2013 to 2016. Dr. Musunuru has received three national awards from the American Heart Association including "National Physician of the Year" Award in 2005.

Dr. Musunuru is well known for his extensive humanitarian and philanthropic community support, in addition to continuously serving as a member of the Board of Trustees for Pasco-Hernando State College since 1999.