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The Germinator

Providing Safer Places to Work, Play, and Live

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About Tricia
Tricia Holderman

The Germ Girl

With over four decades of experience, Tricia Holderman has uniquely positioned herself to meet the demands of a germ-conscious society. A nationally recognized speaker, author, and the CEO of Elite Facility Systems, Tricia is on a mission to create safer offices, hospitals, arenas, and homes.

Tricia Holderman and Mr. Clean
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The Germinator - Amazon Best Seller
The Book


Tricia Holderman brings refreshing clarity to a topic inundated with harebrained miracle cleaners and over-complicated ideas about how germs live and spread. Her cleaning guidebook, Germinator! Answers all the questions you’ve ever had about germs, infection prevention, the proper ways to clean your personal spaces and workplaces, and staying safe while on the road. It’s everything you need to know to survive in our new germ-crazy world.

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Advising & Consulting

The Germ Girl

Work with a national authority on infection prevention.

With a hands-on approach and a diverse team of experts, Tricia helps your facility implement the necessary processes and protocols to achieve the disease mitigation outcomes you want. She’s excited to offer advisory, consulting, and speaking engagements to workplaces, arenas, stadiums, concert venues, and more.

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