O’Neill to Lead ARTA’s 2018-2019 Board of Directors

In a closely contested election, ARTA members re-elected two incumbents: Ian Bigelow of Crothall and Dan Sanchez of Medline Industries.

ARTA director terms are two years, but incumbents are allowed to run for a second term. Brendan O’Neill continues as president.


  • President O’Neill of London Hospital Linen Service, London, Ontario;
  • 1st Vice President Barb Fordyce of Foussard Montague Associates, Minneapolis;
  • 2nd Vice President Gabriel Boardman of MIP, Montreal;
  • Treasurer Brad Bushman of Standard Textile, Cinncinatti;
  • Secretary Steve Tinker of Gurtler Industries, South Holland, Ill.;
  • Past President Ed McCauley of United Hospital Services, Indianapolis;


  • Bigelow of Crothall, Spring, Texas;
  • Scott Delin of Fashion Seal, Seminole, Fla.;
  • Daniel Gelac of Kannegiesser, Montreal;
  • Myles Noel of COMTEX, Columbus, Ohio;
  • Sanchez of Medline Industries, Mundelein, Ill.;
  • Legislative Director Howard Zins of Ballwin, Mo.;
  • Executive Director Nancy Jenkins of Topeka, Kan.