Romeo named President-Elect of HLAC Board

On Jan. 1, 2022, mr Rocco Romeo will accept the duties of Board president of HLAC – a non-profit organization that inspects and accredits laundries processing healthcare textiles for hospitals, nursing homes and other healthcare facilities.

Romeo is CEO of Canada-based HLS Linen Services. Over the years, he has been an HLAC Board member various times and served as Board president from 2012-13. At the moment he functions as the Board’s secretary/treasurer. He also holds this position on the board of the International Association of Healthcare Textiles Management (IAHTM). Apart from that, he was also recently elected a director of the Association for Linen Management (ALM).

Mr Romeo will succeed Linda McCurdy, who has been HLAC’s board president since January 2020.