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DLA Headquarters Recent News

Agency hosts industry leaders in quest to meet rising demand via closer collaboration
Army Lt. Gen. Darrell Williams, the director of DLA, address the audience of more than 200 leaders from across the defense industry Sept. 19, during the inaugural DLA Industry Day at the McNamara Headquarters Complex. Photo by Teodora Mocanu
Sept. 20, 2018 - Senior leaders from the Defense Logistics Agency hosted more than 200 defense-industry counterparts in the first-ever DLA Industry Day Sept. 19 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.

DLA Troop Support News

Troop Support reps talk clothing, textiles at National Industries for the Blind conference
DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles Director of Supplier Operations Steven Merch presents key C&T topics during the National Industries for the Blind’s annual Textile Apparel Group conference Sept. 6, 2018 in Philadelphia. Merch and DLA Troop Support representatives from C&T and Small Business discussed key industry topics with military clothing and equipment manufacturers that employ blind and visually impaired Americans during the two-day event.
Sept. 12, 2018 - Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support representatives discussed key industry topics with military clothing and equipment manufacturers that employ blind and visually impaired Americans Sept. 6.

Troop Support commander leads celebration of champions, unveils 2019 campaign plan
DLA Troop Support Commander Army Brig. Gen. Mark Simerly addresses the workforce at a town hall event Sept. 6 in Philadelphia. Simerly unveiled the fiscal 2019 campaign plan to employees, comparing the
Sept. 12, 2018 - With a nod to a proud Philadelphia-based workforce, the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support commander introduced the fiscal 2019 Campaign Plan and provided updates on personnel, programs and projects during a town hall Sept. 6 in Philadelphia. Army Brig. Gen. Mark Simerly opened the event with a slideshow presentation of “champions” that displayed images and video clips of the Philadelphia Eagles and the Troop Support workforce. The applause continued as a live broadcast from the Eagles home opener celebration streamed into the venue, teasing the fiscal 2019 Troop Support Campaign Plan and tying Troop Support’s team of warfighter supporters and their “playbook” to the reigning Super Bowl champs as fans prepared for the first game of the season.

DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa employees recognized for excellence
From left to right, Army Lt. Col. Sherdrick Rankin, DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa commander, presents the Sustained Superior Performance award to Anja Klingenberg, Karin Jensen, Christine Morgan, Christine Hofaecker-Harsdorf, Klaus Clemens and Isolde Hart during a ceremony Aug. 28 in Kaiserslautern, Germany.
Sept. 10, 2018 - Employees at DLA Troop Support Europe & Africa were recognized for their efforts to support the warfighter and other valued customers during a ceremony Aug. 28 in Kaiserslautern, Germany.

Clothing and Textiles’ new director ‘excited to support warfighter’
Air Force Col. Melvin Maxwell is the new DLA Troop Support Clothing and Textiles director, after onboarding in August. Maxwell previously served at the Pentagon as chief of the enterprise strategy and analysis branch under the deputy chief of staff at Air Force Headquarters in Washington, D.C.
Sept. 7, 2018 - An Air Force officer now leads the team responsible for outfitting military service members with uniforms, equipment and more, by taking the reigns as Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support Clothing and Textiles’ director.

CON 090 “Boot Camp” boosts new acquisition pros’ knowledge, confidence
DLA Troop Support employees follow along as a team of Industrial Hardware acquisition professionals help prepare them for acquisition training they will attend in the coming months. IH division chief Joanne Anello created these
Sept. 7, 2018 - Employees entering the acquisition workforce at DLA Troop Support can now better prepare for the rigors of training required to become certified in their field through the “CON 090 Boot Camp.” With a focus on employee development, the boot camp helps new hires to overcome the pressures of the 30-day resident Defense Acquisition University “Federal Acquisition Regulation Fundamentals” course.

 


Warfighter support through five supply chains

SUBSISTENCE
CLOTHING & TEXTILES
CONSTRUCTION & EQUIPMENT
MEDICAL
INDUSTRIAL HARDWARE 


   Fed Feed Families

3,895 lbs.

Employees at DLA Philadelphia have donated 3,895 pounds of food for this year's Feds Feed Families food drive. All donations will go to Philabundance to help to fight hunger in the Delaware Valley.