DLA News Archive

Tag: EEO

Nov. 2, 2021

Disability Employment Awareness Month Program focuses on inclusion in the workplace

Listening to just the audio of then 12-year-old Christopher Duffley singing the National Anthem at a 2013 Boston Red Sox baseball game, you would think he was Harry Connick Jr., or a young Michael Jackson and not the small red-headed autistic and blind boy who was seen on the screen at the 2021 Defense Federal Community National Disability Employment Awareness Month hybrid program at the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Operations Center Auditorium on Oct. 20.

Aug. 4, 2021

All American Day at Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services’ Equal Employment Opportunity Office hosted All American Day at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center on July 28.

March 24, 2021

A Women’s History Month interview with DLA Energy leaders

Defense Logistics Agency Energy Commander Air Force Brig. Gen. Jimmy Canlas and Deputy Commander Eric Smith sat down for a conversation with DLA Energy Equal Employment Opportunity, Diversity and Inclusion Director Ahmad Burse to honor and recognize the importance of Women’s History Month, March 18. The leaders discussed trailblazing military women, strong female leaders and workforce equality.

Jan. 26, 2021

Troop Support employees celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy during virtual observance event

Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support employees celebrated the legacy of civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. during a virtual observance event Jan. 14.

Oct. 7, 2020

DLA Distribution recognizes National Disability Employment Awareness Month with employee spotlight on Cristina Rivera

National Disability Employment Awareness month is an important reminder to educate people about the value of inclusion and how everyone brings unique talents to the table.

July 7, 2020

San Joaquin’s Roberts selected as the Equal Employment Opportunity of the Year Award winner

Kristen Roberts, administrative assistant, at DLA Distribution San Joaquin, California is the recipient of the DLA Distribution 2019 Equal Employment Opportunity of the Year Award.

July 2, 2020

DLA Distribution bids farewell to EEO director, presents award

Former DLA Distribution EEO director awarded the Meritorious Civilian Service Award.

April 29, 2020

DLA Distribution’s Day retires after 25 years of federal service

A highly skilled leader in EEO, Beth A. Day's attention to detail, responsiveness and customer service was instrumental in managing a large EEO Program with geographically sparse employees.

March 9, 2020

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Vivian d’Alelio

Management Assistant Vivian d'Alelio assists customers and helps with graphics jobs while displaying a positive attitude. She reflects on friendships, family and freedom during Women's History Month.

Feb. 28, 2020

DLA Distribution hears from distinguished speaker and author during Black History Month event

Dr. Claiborne Douglass Haughton Jr. was the guest speaker at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution headquarters Feb. 26. He gave a speech not only entailing his own struggles and ultimate triumphs, through years of racial oppression and bigotry, but also the numerous examples from American history.