MISSION, Kan. — The American Reusable Textile Association (ARTA) has announced its officers and board of directors for 2013. Ed McCauley of United Hospital Services is the new president.
ARTA board members represent the entire breadth of the industry — from manufacturers and suppliers of machinery, textiles and chemicals to for-profit and not-for-profit laundries, as well as allied trade associations.
Other officers for 2013 include Vice President Brendan O’Neill of London Hospital Linen, 2nd Vice President Barb Fordyce of Foussard Montague, Treasurer Brad Bushman of Standard Textile and Past President Steve Tinker of Gurtler Industries. Nancy Jenkins serves as secretary, editor and executive director.
New to the ARTA board for 2013 are directors Myles Noel of COMTEX and Gabriel Boardman of MIP. Other directors for the coming year include Scott Delin of Superior Uniform Group, Bill Moyer of HCSC, Don Pedder of Reino Linen Services, and Legislative Director Howard Zins.
Departing from the board is Mike Dineen of Pellerin Milnor.