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Archive: February, 2016

Feb. 29, 2016

Nominations for DLA Hall of Fame due by March 31

Current and former DLA employees have until March 31 to submit nominations of former DLA employees for the 2015 DLA Hall of Fame. Former agency civilians of any grade or military members of any rank, living or deceased, can be nominated.

Feb. 26, 2016

Troop Support Medical, DHA leaders discuss ways to strengthen partnership

Senior leaders from both the DLA Troop Support Medical supply chain and the Defense Health Agency met Feb. 19 in Philadelphia to discuss the agencies’ relationship and future collaboration.

Feb. 26, 2016

Susquehanna’s Wilhide named Employee of the Week

Greg Wilhide, packaging specialist with DLA Distribution Susquehanna has been named Employee of the Week.

Feb. 26, 2016

Scholarships available for students of Defense Logistics Agency employees

The DLA Foundation is offering scholarships to students who have a close family connection to a current or past civilian or military Defense Logistics Agency employee.

Feb. 25, 2016

Directorate reflects on actions as agency prepares to launch new culture survey

As the Defense Logistics Agency prepares to launch its 2016 Culture Survey in March, Cynthia Stinchcomb reflects back on action plans implemented in her directorate as a result of the 2014 survey.

Feb. 25, 2016

DLA Columbus recertified as “Star” worksite in Voluntary Protection Program

After an extensive evaluation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) over the past year Defense Logistics Agency Columbus recertified its “Star” status in the Voluntary Protection Program (VPP). VPP is OSHA’s most rigorous evaluation program for safety and health conditions at both private and federal work sites throughout the

Feb. 25, 2016

Resiliency key message during African American History Month observance

Failure can be turned inside out if people simply stick it out. That message of resilience was delivered to NSA Philadelphia employees during an African American History Month observation Feb. 18.

Feb. 24, 2016

Acquisition professionals video series debuts

The first of nine videos profiling Defense Logistics Agency acquisition professionals debuted on the organization’s YouTube and Facebook sites Feb. 24.

Feb. 24, 2016

Central Virginia PAOs discuss leveraging social media

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation’s Public Affairs Office hosted the Central Virginia Military Public Affairs luncheon and meeting Feb. 18, 2016 at the Bellwood Club on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia. Guest speaker, DLA Social Media Manager Mason Lowery presented an overview on social media strategies.

Feb. 23, 2016

DLA Energy leverages commercial best practices

It’s been three years since Business Executives for National Security found Defense Logistics Agency Energy ahead on efficiency operations, a study that continues to leverage commercial best business practice solutions.