Hygienically Clean Healthcare Advisory Board Announces Full Slate of Members

Posted by stacy on Mon, Apr 30, 2018

Alexandria, Va., April 27 , 2018  – TRSA, the global association for the linen, uniform and facility services industry, and the creator and administrator of the Hygienically Clean Certification announced today its 2018 Hygienically Clean Healthcare Advisory Board slate of members.

“The board is responsible for administering, enforcing, and revising TRSA’s Hygienically Clean Healthcare (HCH) Standards. Additional duties include establishing and maintaining criteria and procedures for the certification of healthcare textile processing in commercial, cooperatives, and in-house healthcare laundries and facilities. These subject matter experts will provide guidance regarding best management practices (BMPs), inspections and testing to ensure that the Hygienically Clean Healthcare Certification Program benefits consumers, laundry-processing facilities and textile services customers,” said Joseph Ricci, President and CEO of TRSA.

Members of the newly formed board of directors, who represent the entire industry — linen, uniform and facility service companies, large central laundries, healthcare linen, uniform and facility services customers of TRSA members, suppliers, and experts from related healthcare and other professional organizations — will serve a three-year term:



Randy Bartsch

CEO, Ecotex Healthcare Linen Service Inc.


Vice Chairman

Rick Kislia

Chief Operating Officer, Crescent Laundry



David J. Stern

President & CEO, Paris Companies


Greg Anderson

CEO, Campus Laundry


Angela Becker

Senior Program Leader, Textile Care RD&E, Ecolab


Murray L. Cohen, PhD, MPH, CIH

Owner, Consultants in Disease and Injury Control (CDIC)


Dr. Alexis M. Elward, MD

Pediatric Infectious Disease, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis


Eoin Flavin

Director, European Operations, WSI


David F. Goldsmith, MSPH, PhD, LLC

George Washington & Georgetown Universities


James Hall

CEO, Northwest Health Care Linen


Tony Long

VP, Risk Management, Angelica


Lynn A. Moreau, RN, BSN

Clinical Liaison Manager, HandCraft Linen Services


Michael Potack

Chairman, Unitex


Robert Raphael

Co-President, Service Linen Supply Inc.


Liz Remillong

Vice President, Strategic Alliance, Crothall Healthcare


Douglas Waldman

President, Superior Linen Service


Charles Rossmiller

Director Laundry Programs, Textile Sales, Medline Industries, Inc.


Thomas Smith

Director, Safety & Training, Foussard Montague Associates, Inc.