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Aug. 17, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Mike Vaughn

The Pathways to Career Excellence Program for DLA Disposition Services is a two-year program that takes PaCERs through all of Disposition Services and its processes to learn as much as possible about the directorate.

Aug. 11, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Hilary Casari

Hillary Casari is currently the operations inventory branch chief for Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services. She participated in the Intern program before it was renamed as the Pathways to Career Excellence Program between the years of 2007 and 2009. She also was the PaCE Program manager for two years.

July 23, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Brad Prater

Meet Brad Prater. He works in the contracting and requirements branch and is a 2020 graduate of the PaCE Program.

July 11, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Mahlon May

Meet Mahlon May, one of DLA Disposition Services newest PaCERs.

June 19, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Sabrina Young

The Pathways to Career Excellence Program for DLA Disposition Services is a two-year program that takes PaCERs through all of Disposition Services and its processes to learn as much as possible about the directorate. The first year takes place at DLA Disposition Services Headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan, and the second year either takes place in Battle Creek for Contracting PaCERs or at an assigned field site for Property Disposal PaCERs. PaCERs begin as general schedule 7s, move to GS-9s at the end of their first year, and graduate the program as GS-11s. There are multiple pathways to becoming a PaCER, including being hired internally, as a recent graduate, or from military service.

June 5, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Nathan Gambrel

Meet Nathan Gambrel, a DLA Disposition Services PaCER. He began the program in 2021 in Group 42, the most recent group, and is currently at DLA Disposition Services headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan.

May 15, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Tim Dauten

Tim Dauten is the Operations Receipt and Network Division chief working at DLA Disposition Services Headquarters in Battle Creek, Michigan. Dauten was a member of the PaCE Program when it was still known as the Intern Program, participating in Class 2A in 2011.

May 1, 2022

PaCE Spotlight: Jeremiah Burns

Jeremiah Burns is a current member of PaCE Group 40 beginning in 2020. For his second year, he is at the DLA Disposition Services site in Richmond, Virginia. He is set to complete the program as a Property Disposal Specialist, and is on target to become an Environmental COR after graduation.

March 16, 2022

PaCERs receive training at Tucson Site

The Pathways to Career Excellence Group 42 along with one member of Group 40 were welcomed to Tucson, Arizona, in the first week of March during a visit to the DLA Centralized Demilitarization Division site.

March 12, 2022

National Reading Month: Rebel Leader

March is National Reading Month. Everyday reading increases knowledge and develops personal and professional skills. Throughout the month, the DLA Disposition Services Pathways to Career Excellence program participants are sharing insights from books* they recently finished. *No official Department of Defense endorsement implied