DLA News Archive

Tag: DLA Land and Maritime

Sept. 29, 2022

DLA Land and Maritime soldiers assess functional fitness through new Army Combat Fitness Test

Army personnel assigned to Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime participated for the first time in the new Army Combat Fitness Test Sept. 20 and 21 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus Fitness Center.

Sept. 29, 2022

Commentary: Honoring the accomplishments of Retired DLA Employee Romulo Alberto Faria during Hispanic Heritage Month

Romulo Alberto Faria is well known within the Hispanic community at the Defense Logistics Agency in Columbus and was always keen to provide guidance and support to new Latinos joining our workforce.

Sept. 26, 2022

Defense Supply Center Columbus’ shoot house promotes police force readiness

During the height of the pandemic while most of the workforce was operating under maximum telework, the Defense Supply Center Columbus completed upgrades to a new live-fire police training facility.

Sept. 23, 2022

DLA Land and Maritime, DLA Aviation talk strategy, structure at counterpart visit

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation senior leaders discussed organizational structures and strategies with their DLA Land and Maritime counterparts during a visit to Defense Supply Center Columbus Sept. 19.

Sept. 16, 2022

National Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Santiago L. Martínez-Rivera

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Hispanic Employment Program joined in the celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month by recognizing the contributions of DLA Pathways to Career Excellence contract specialist and Central Ohio Men’s Adult Baseball All-Star Santiago Luis Martínez-Rivera. 

Sept. 2, 2022

Land and Maritime experts engage with government, academia, industry at GSVETS conference

The Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime participated in the 14th annual Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium in Novi, Michigan Aug. 16-18.

Aug. 25, 2022

Women’s Equality Day program emphasizes empowerment

The Defense Federal Community and Federal Women’s Program celebrated Women’s Equality Day with a virtual observance Aug. 17 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus featuring keynote speaker Rebecca Beck, director of Accounting Standards and Reporting for Defense Finance and Accounting Service.

Aug. 8, 2022

Land and Maritime Resolution Specialist renders National Anthem at state women veterans conference

If anyone has attended a Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime event lately either virtually or in person, they have heard the vocal stylings of resolution specialist Lisa Griffin singing the National Anthem. Griffin has been a staple at these events for years and has sung for groups large and small.

July 28, 2022

ABC 6 News ‘She Serves’ features DLA Land and Maritime commander

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Commander Army Brig. Gen. Gail Atkins will be featured in a local news special July 29 focused on women stationed around Central Ohio currently serving in the Armed Forces.

July 26, 2022

Building 20 Lactation Room supports nursing mothers

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Safety and Occupational Health Division maintains a Lactation Program for DLA Columbus personnel ensuring access to a lactation room.