DLA Headquarters Recent News

Five DLA employees complete Harvard’s Senior Executive Fellows Program
DLA leaders who recently graduated from Harvard’s Senior Executive Fellows Program pose for a photo. They are (left to right): Brian Nunnally, deputy division chief for DLA Information Operations; Juan Torres, emergency management program manager for DLA Installation Management; Haleema Rechman, senior business analyst for DLA Logistics Operations; Kari Riskedahl, business relationship manager for DLA Information Operations at DLA Land and Maritime; and Edward Dawson, chief of forecasting and analytics for DLA Logistics Operations. Courtesy photo
July 19, 2018 - Five Defense Logistics Agency employees have completed the Senior Executive Fellows Program at the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University.

Joint Reserve Force Recent News

A Conversation with ... Navy Rear Adm. Deborah Haven
Navy Rear Adm. Deborah Haven, director of the DLA Joint Reserve Force, observes the process of picking bin materiel from Navy Petty Officer 2nd Class Elsa Cervantes.
June 30, 2018 - The director of DLA’s Joint Reserve Force talks about service, leadership and the unique benefits Reservists offer

Disposition Services’ Reservists and Civilians participate in OCORT
Navy Logistics Specialist 2nd Class Jeff Leet uses a plasma cutter during Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Overseas Contingency Operations Readiness Training  June 19 at Fort Custer, Michigan. Photo by Air Force Master Sgt. J. Scott Mathews.
June 26, 2018 - More than 60 Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services military reservists and civilians from all over the world gathered June 8-23 to participate in the annual Overseas Contingency Operations Readiness Training (OCORT) at two locations in Michigan.

It's getting real: annual exercise adds complexity
Navy Logistics Specialist 1st Class David Freeman, a member of Disposal Support Unit 2 out of Anniston, Alabama, prepares to drop a load of electronics into an industrial shredder at Camp Grayling, Michigan, during OCORT ’18.
June 19, 2018 - The annual expeditionary training for disposition personnel known as OCORT has added a new location and new real-life customers in a bid to create greater levels of realism.

OCORT resumes June 9
170615-D-YU183-072 - Navy Boatswain’s Mate 1st Class Annalisa Brown of Disposal Support Unit 2 erects a portable shelter at Fort Custer in Michigan during the 2017 Overseas Contingency Operations Readiness Training. This year, about 70 expeditionary civilians and military reserve logisticians will build sites and service real-life customers at installations about three hours apart in mid-June. [Released]
May 25, 2018 - DLA Disposition Services’ annual Overseas Contingency Operations Readiness Training will continue to heighten the bar of excellence for agency field exercises when it convenes in mid-June at sites across Michigan.

Reserve members gather for joint leadership review
DLA Vice Director Ted Case addresses the reservists attending the 2018 JRF Mid-Year Leadership Review, March 16. Photo by Air Force Master Sgt. J. Scott Mathews.
March 23, 2018 - While most Defense Logistics Agency employees were gearing up for a weekend respite, more than 75 members of DLA’s Joint Reserve Force gathered at the McNamara Headquarters Complex at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, for their Mid-Year Leadership Review, March 16-18.

The mission of the Joint Reserve Force is to provide DLA with a trained, ready and available joint force for contingency operations, operational support, surge support, and contingency planning. Our objective is to develop an organization of highly skilled, multi-functional, joint logistics professionals who understand all aspects of DLA operations and customer service.



We are the Joint Reserve Force of the Defense Logistics Agency. We are Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marine Corps reservists working together to support the DLA mission world-wide. We are a high-performing, customer-focused, globally responsive force. DLA prides itself in being the "source behind the force." The source includes more than 650 reservists - Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines - assigned to nearly every DLA organization across the United States, including Hawaii, and Europe.



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