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Former President and CEO of CBS Joins Jupiter Medical Center Board of Trustees

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Respected Broadcast Executive Strengthens Independent, Not-For-Profit Hospital’s Bench

JUPITER, FLA. (April 12, 2018) – The Board of Trustees of Jupiter Medical Center has inducted a new member, Peter A. Lund.

“The expertise and perspectives our board members offer is invaluable as we look to the future and remain committed to preserving our status as an independent, not-for-profit medical center that is run by and exists for the good of the local community,” said Jupiter Medical Center President and CEO Don McKenna.

Mr. Lund brings a particularly impressive skill set to Jupiter Medical Center. At the beginning of his career, he spent 15 years at various radio and television stations across the country before joining CBS in 1977. During more than 20 years with CBS he managed TV stations in Chicago and New York, served as President of the CBS Television Stations Division, President of CBS Sports, President of the CBS Television Network, and President of the CBS Broadcast Group. He also served as President of Multimedia Entertainment.

Lund is currently a director of Emmis Communications. He is a past director of DIRECTV, The Hallmark Channel, Nielsen Media Research, Lycos and Razorfish. Lund has also been an active part of his industry, serving as President of the International Radio and Television Society, and as a member of the Board of Trustees for his alma mater, the University of St. Thomas. He is also a member of the Broadcasting and Cable Hall of Fame.

“Each member of our board brings to the table an impressive blend of business acumen and commitment to community service,” said Board Chairman Robert J. Stilley. “Peter is dedicated to helping ensure the mission and vision of Jupiter Medical Center, and I have no doubt his unique skills and experience will strengthen our position as a world-class, independent health care organization.”

Jupiter Medical Center Board of Trustees now includes:

  • Robert J. Stilley, Chairman
  • Paul Chiapparone
  • Henri J. DesPlaines, CPA
  • Michele Deverich
  • Rosanne M. Duane, Esq.
  • Martin A. Dytrych, CPA
  • Harvey Golub
  • Penny Heidtke, Ex-Officio
  • Gonzalo Loveday, MD
  • Peter A. Lund
  • Thomas R. Rowe, MD
  • Anthony Shaya, MD
  • Ryan W. Simovitch, MD
  • Andres Suarez, MD
  • Joseph R. Taddeo
  • Jack Waterman, DO

About Jupiter Medical Center

A not-for-profit 327-bed regional medical center consisting of 207 private acute-care hospital beds and 120 long-term care, sub-acute rehabilitation and Hospice beds, Jupiter Medical Center is reimagining how to restore the community’s health and wellness. Award-winning physicians, world-class partnerships and innovative techniques and technology enable Jupiter Medical Center to provide a broad range of services with specialty concentrations in cardiology, oncology, imaging, orthopedics & spine, digestive health, emergency and pediatric services, lung & thoracic, women’s health, weight management and men’s health.

Founded in 1979, Jupiter Medical Center has approximately 1,650 team members, 637 physicians and 640 volunteers. Jupiter Medical Center continues to perform in the top 10 percent of hospitals for patient quality and satisfaction. For more information on Jupiter Medical Center, please call 561-263-2234 or visit