DLA News Archive

Tag: Leadership DS

Oct. 28, 2022

Leaders conclude Battle Creek summit

Attendees encouraged to build on relationships made during annual get-together.

Oct. 28, 2022

Culture innovations a main focus at leadership summit

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services leaders and culture representatives discussed culture innovations at the annual Strategic Leadership Summit Oct. 24-28. This is the first time culture representatives attended the summit in person at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center.

Oct. 28, 2022

Leaders get WMS demo

Day 4 of the annual summit focused on game-changing software expected to roll out across the agency’s reverse logistics sites next year.

Oct. 27, 2022

Contracting and command culture take center stage during Disposition Services Senior Leadership Summit

Day 3 of the DLA Disposition Services Senior Leadership Summit continues in Battle Creek, Michigan.

Oct. 26, 2022

Disposition Services leaders meet for second day of Strategic Leadership Summit

Leaders from Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services met for the second day of the Strategic Leadership Summit Oct. 25 in Battle Creek, Michigan, where the day’s focus was safety lessons learned and a way forward, the importance of communication in the workplace, and suicide prevention training.

Oct. 24, 2022

Senior Leader Summit underway

The annual week-long meeting of the agency’s reverse logistics leaders from across the world kicked off in Battle Creek, Mich., Oct. 24.

Oct. 15, 2022

DLA Disposition Service director applauds workforce for outstanding support to warfighter

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Director Mike Cannon addressed the global workforce during the first town hall of the new fiscal year Oct. 12 at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center, Battle Creek, Michigan.

Sept. 28, 2022

Disposition Services training provides foundational knowledge for workforce

Incoming Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services’ employees will take a foundational training course providing them with knowledge on the “why” behind the processes they perform in their day-to-day jobs.

Sept. 7, 2022

DLA Disposition Services welcomes OSHA inspectors for VPP recertification

Voluntary Protection Program is an Occupational Safety and Health Administration program that recognizes employees and managers who have adopted effective safety and health management systems maintaining injury rates below the national average. Since 2013, DLA Disposition Services has been certified in the Star Program category. Other program categories include Merit and Demonstration.

July 1, 2022

Leadership Reflection: Roosevelt Terrell

Get to know Roosevelt Terrell, the area manager at DSD Central.