DLA News Archive

Archive: 2022

Jan. 31, 2022

New Back to Basics framework emphasizes career-long learning for acquisition staff 

The one-size-fits-all approach to training used by acquisition professionals throughout the DOD is shifting to a new framework that emphasizes basic knowledge and skills followed by job- or role-specific education.

Jan. 31, 2022

Employee Reflection: Nate Barnes

Get to know DLA Disposition Services Operations Deputy Director Nate Barnes.

Jan. 31, 2022

DLA military members earn top awards for 1st Quarter 2022

Three Defense Logistics Agency Aviation military members earned top military awards for the 1st quarter of 2022.

Jan. 29, 2022

Leadership Reflection: Pete Foreman

Pete Foreman is DLA Disposition Services' chief of staff and a 30-year Army veteran.

Jan. 28, 2022

Defense Supply Center Columbus welcomes new site director

Kristine Freels is the new Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management – Columbus Site Director. Freels replaces Dan Bell who retired in December.

Jan. 28, 2022

Employee Spotlight: Tierra Williams

Employee spotlight regularly features outstanding non-supervisory personnel from throughout the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation and other DLA employees on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia. Organizational directors may submit names of employees they wish to feature in this column to DLA Aviation Public Affairs. For more information, call (804) 279-3139.

Jan. 27, 2022

DLA Distribution Susquehanna's Special Commodities Branch wins DLA’s Team Performance of the Year Award-Medium Team

Within this dedicated group of 42 employees, over 530 years of practical floor experience and high levels of technical expertise combine to drive and shape the day-to-day operation of cold chain management for DDSP. 

Jan. 27, 2022

DLA Troop Support celebrates retirement of three civilian employees

The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support celebrated the retirement of two civilian employees during a ceremony Jan. 26 in Philadelphia.

Jan. 27, 2022

Small team, big responsibility

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base website — When one thinks of radioactive material, images of Homer Simpson or the “Back to the Future” flux capacitor may come to mind. At Wright-Patt, a team of four serve as subject matter experts on radioactive waste.

Jan. 27, 2022

Employee Reflection: Suzanne Gusching

Get to know DLA Disposition Services Business Support Directorate's Property Disposal Specialist Suzanne Gusching.