The Hygienically Clean Advisory Council works extensively with TRSA members, scientific experts and clients to advance and refine best practices for safe and hygienic commercial laundering. Council members represent the spectrum of laundry stakeholders such as commercial launderers, nurses, doctors, chemical manufacturers and research scientists.
Emerald Linen Services
Randy Bartsch, Chairman
Ecotex Healthcare Linen Service Inc.
Senior Program Leader, Textile Care NA RD
Ecolab Textile Care Div.
Murray L. Cohen, PhD, MPH, CIH
Infectious Disease Epidemiologist (retired)
Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO)
Dr. Alexis M. Elward, MD
Pediatric Infectious Disease
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
Director, European Operations
Rick Kislia, Vice Chairman
Chief Operating Officer
Vice President, Risk Management
Service Linen Supply Inc.
Vice President, Strategic Alliance
Director of Laundry Programs, Textile Sales
Medline Industries, Inc.
Director, Safety & Training
Foussard Montague Associates Inc.
David J. Stern, Secretary
President & CEO
NOVO Health Services
Superior Linen Service