Crown Linen Staff Bios


J.R. Garcia

Chief Operating Office, Chief Safety Officer

J.R. was thrilled to join Crown Linen in January 2016.

He previously accumulated 26 years of laundry industry experience between the U.S. Navy, The Walt Disney Company, and the Purestar Group.

He holds a B.S. in Business Management from Nova University and an MBA from Stetson University.

He served proudly in the U.S. Navy, where he was first introduced to the laundry industry while stationed aboard the USS Yosemite. He then went to Walt Disney World as a laundry equipment technician and worked his way up to be the executive leader of all laundry operations there. While at PureStar Group, J.R. led seven laundry plants throughout the East Coast and Mexico.

J.R. is a native of Miami. He and his wife Tania have three children and live in Montverde, Fla.