DLA News Archive

Archive: 2015

Dec. 15, 2015

Employees kickoff the holiday season with Tree Lighting ceremony and holiday music

Employees filled the Frank B. Lotts Conference Center Dec. 10 during the annual Tree Lighting ceremony on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, kicking off the holiday season with a musical performance by Bensley Elementary School’s 5th Grade Choir and a Holiday Talent Competition.

Dec. 15, 2015

Puget Sound’s Acosta named DLA Distribution Employee of the Quarter

Jose “Sonny” Acosta, distribution facilities manager at DLA Distribution Puget Sound, Wash., has been selected as one of DLA Distribution’s Employees of the Quarter for fourth quarter fiscal year 2015 for his sustained superior performance, exceptional leadership, meticulous attention to detail, and innovative contributions as retail site director.

Dec. 15, 2015

DLA Distribution hosts local high school students to talk real-world logistics

On Dec. 10, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution headquarters hosted advanced placement U.S. Government and Politics students from Central York High School to visit a federal workplace and learn about the organization’s world-wide operations.

Dec. 14, 2015

Agency employees continue Christmas tradition

For more than 30 years, Defense Logistics Agency employees and others at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center have donated time and money to make Christmas a little brighter for their community.

Dec. 14, 2015

Pearl Harbor’s Audit Readiness Team wins DLA Distribution Mission Impact Award

The DLA Distribution Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, Audit Readiness team has been awarded the DLA Distribution Mission Impact Award for fourth quarter fiscal year 2015.

Dec. 14, 2015

Leaders meet to discuss expeditionary workforce

Senior leaders from DLA Disposition Services met with Disposition Services Unit leadership and other for the annual Expeditionary Workforce Leadership Huddle from Nov. 7 to 8.

Dec. 14, 2015

436th Logistics Readiness Squadron visits DLA Energy headquarters

Defense Logistics Agency Energy hosted representatives from the Air Force’s 436th Logistics Readiness Squadron to demonstrate how the agency meets their needs at the McNamara Headquarters Complex Dec. 9.

Dec. 14, 2015

McMullen named as Naval Supply Systems Command’s newest SES

Jane McMullen, DLA Distribution Organizational Management/Expeditionary Logistics director, has been announced as Naval Supply Systems Command’s newest Senior Executive Service member. In January 2016, she will begin her next assignment as assistant commander for Corporate Operations at NAVSUP in Mechanicsburg, Pa.

Dec. 14, 2015

Gifts, games highlight of annual children’s holiday party

DLA Troop Support employees brought Christmas to local elementary school students during the annual children's holiday party Dec. 10.

Dec. 11, 2015

McNamara Headquarters Complex Continues Annual Tree Lighting Tradition

More than 300 employees gathered in the atrium of the McNamara Headquarters Complex Dec. 9 for the annual HQC Tree Lighting and Holiday Social Event.