DLA News Archive

Archive: April, 2016

April 12, 2016

DLA Logistics on Location videos reveal the source behind the force

DLA invites you to view its Logistics on Location videos for a behind-the-scenes look at how the agency supports our nation’s warfighters.

April 12, 2016

'Silent Running': DLA employee finds resiliency in extreme distances

Many DLA employees might refer to their workdays as “running around the whole day,” but Army Lt. Col. Jamie Miller, a DLA senior operations research analyst, literally ran from sunrise to sunset in a recent 50-mile endurance run.

April 11, 2016

Defense Federal Community celebrates 2016 National Women’s History Month

The EEO Federal Women’s Program (FWP) joined in the celebration of National Women’s History Month, hosting a Women’s Leadership Summit for the third consecutive year March 23 in the Armed Forces Reserve Center (Building 2) on the Defense Supply Center Columbus installation. The summit paid tribute to generations of women whose sacrifice, dedication

April 11, 2016

Emergency Communications Center, partners in protection

April 10-16 is National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week, when DLA Installation Support at Richmond recognizes the hard work and dedication of its emergency telecommunicators — more commonly known as 911 dispatchers.

April 11, 2016

Preventing sexual harassment, assault everyone’s responsibility

Employees must play an active role in creating a safe and supportive workplace, Defense Logistics Agency Director Air Force Lt. Gen. Andy Busch said in a recent blog highlighting the prevention of sexual harassment and assault.

April 8, 2016

Agency director observes Army divestiture efforts

DLA Director Air Force Lt. Gen. Andy Busch observed the divestiture of Army property over to DLA Distribution and DLA Disposition Services during his April 5 visit to Fort Bliss, Texas, one of the first sites to start the process.

April 7, 2016

Subsistence employees ‘shout out’ to thank peers in newsletter

The Subsistence Culture Improvement Team began publishing a supply chain newsletter based on employee feedback from the 2014 Culture Survey.

April 7, 2016

Distribution Susquehanna’s Employee of the Quarter

Paul Finn, supervisory supply technician at DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pa., has been selected as the Employee of the Quarter for the first quarter fiscal year 2016.

April 7, 2016

Susquehanna graduates more than 140 from High Performing Leadership course

On March 18, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution graduated more than 140 of DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pa.’s, supervisors from the High Performing Leadership – Phase 1 program.

April 6, 2016

DLA Troop Support Pacific conducts ‘symphony’ of food support for Key Resolve/Foal Eagle

To see the many moving pieces of equipment loading food onto a Navy aircraft carrier before a training exercise with the Republic of Korea was "like watching a symphony play," a logistician with DLA Troop Support Pacific said.