Chairperson Patti Costello, vice chairperson Nancy Bjerke and secretary/treasurer Rick Kislia will lead the board. Other members include Brad Bushman, Sandra Hensley, Bill Mann, Ed McCauley, Rob Potack, Judy Reino, Rocco Romeo, Lynne Sehulster and David Stern.

HLAC’s mission is to publish high standards for processing healthcare textiles in laundries, and to recognise those laundries that meet them. Currently over 80 laundries have received HLAC accreditation and more are preparing to do so.