DLA News Archive

Archive: 2019

Dec. 26, 2019

San Joaquin’s Urrea named one of DLA’s Top Ten Personnel

Guillermo Urrea, distribution process worker at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Joaquin, California, Consolidation & Containerization Point, was recognized as one of DLA’s Top Ten Personnel.

Dec. 26, 2019

Holiday cheer spreads across DLA Aviation

During this time of holiday cheer, many across the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation enterprise took time to give back to their communities or enjoy time with co-workers during office holiday parties.

Dec. 25, 2019

Rescue Group medical technician stands up clinic, partners with 332 EMDG

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the 332nd Air Expeditionary Wing website — When she arrived, she knew patient care was critical, but without a fully functioning clinic, the challenge became a matter of how and when.

Dec. 24, 2019

DLA Distribution Commanding Officer's Holiday Message

Distribution Commanding Officer's holiday message highlights the events of the past year - shares tips for holiday safety

Dec. 24, 2019

Federal Center festivities get children in the holiday spirit

Children gathered at the HDIFC to celebrate Christmas with Santa, gifts and activities.

Dec. 23, 2019

DLA Aviation employees help brighten the holidays in Ogden

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation at Ogden’s Morale Committee organized December 2019 holiday events this year starting with 600-donated cookies delivered to employees.

Dec. 23, 2019

Charitable decorating contest brings joy to employees, food to community

Employees from the Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support participated in a holiday decorating contest using non-perishable goods to create holiday displays. The festive scenes were judged based on several factors including festiveness, and the non-perishable elements are being donated to a food pantry to support local communities in need this holiday season.

Dec. 23, 2019

DLA Director delivers commencement address to the Army Command and General Staff School

Defense Logistics Agency Director Army Lt. Gen. Darrell K. Williams delivered the commencement address to graduates of the four-month long Army Command and General Staff Officers Course at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Dec. 19. The students were comprised of 118 mid-career Army officers and one civilian from diverse professional military backgrounds.

Dec. 23, 2019

EOQ winner vital to Japan site annual inventories

Megumi Ikeda first began working with DLA Disposition Services as a college student in the ‘90s.

Dec. 23, 2019

Former Marine remembers, pays tribute to those far from home during the holidays

As an equipment program manager with DLA Distribution Current Operations, retired Marine Maj. Paul Smith decided this year’s tribute to those deployed in harm’s way would be in the form a patriotic display in the third-floor lobby of the organization’s New Cumberland headquarters. There he and his co-workers created a display that includes an artificial holiday tree, miniature flags representing all military service branches and lights to set the whole thing off.