DLA News Archive


Nov. 23, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Karin DeGraw

Karin DeGraw is a management and program analyst for the Process Excellence Team at Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan. She began the PaCE Program in 2017 and graduated in 2019.

Nov. 22, 2022

Disposition Services Operations Directorate closes the door on a two-year project

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Operations Directorate finished 2022 with accomplishments including completing a two-year project.

Nov. 21, 2022

Unique Turn-in Items of 2022

A look back at some of the most unique and intriguing items received by Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services personnel during 2022.

Nov. 21, 2022

Pacific disposal crew closes book on ‘22

From Oahu to Kwajalein to Diego Garcia and all the exotic spots in between, reverse logistics for deployed and forward-based warfighters depends on the close coordination of an expert team.

Nov. 19, 2022

WMS development nears the finish line

Disposition Services begins testing the new Warehouse Management System in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Nov. 18, 2022

Area manager Milazzo recognized

The agency’s lead for property disposal across Alaska is a DLA Disposition Services employee of the quarter.

Nov. 9, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Brandon Awkerman

Brandon Awkerman is in his second year of the Pathways to Career Excellence Program and is currently located at Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan. He is in the Contracting PaCE Program, so he will not be placed at a field site location during or after his participation in the PaCE Program. Brandon’s group had a unique experience in the program as they were in their first year of the program when the pandemic began.

Nov. 8, 2022

Contracting sees increase in revenue and industry engagements in 2022

During 2022 the contracting office achieved this goal through increasing revenue, industry engagement and cost avoidance.

Nov. 3, 2022

Alaska property disposal specialist honored

Employee of the Quarter Capus Bryant’s takeover of the Anchorage property reuse mission has helped push the site’s production metrics to new levels.

Nov. 2, 2022

Big turn-ins, big effort for West region in 2022

From boots to bollards to locomotives, the directorate had plenty to handle in its most recent fiscal year.