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Archive: May, 2022

May 25, 2022

DSCC celebrates Arbor Day, plants 37 native trees at MWR Sports Park

As part of an ongoing effort to further develop Defense Supply Center Columbus’ urban forest under the Tree City USA program, 37 larger caliper native trees were planted at the DSCC MWR Sports Park May 10 by Installation Management personnel.

May 25, 2022

Preparing for workplace reentry: A behind-the-scenes hero

It’s been 26 months since DLA Energy employees were told to vacate their workspaces due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While most of the McNamara Headquarters workers teleworked from home, Kara Wagner, a GS-11 employee and retired U.S. Marine, stayed behind.

May 25, 2022

D Lunch and Learn turns focus on resiliency

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Deputy Commander Kenneth Watson spoke on re-entry and resiliency during a directorate culture council event May 12 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus.

May 25, 2022

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Spotlight: Julie Tsao

Julie Tsao, DLA Research and Development program manager, grew up on the island of Taiwan and remembers well her journey to be a federal employee.

May 25, 2022

Employee Spotlight: Steven Brandt

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.

May 25, 2022

DLA Distribution modernization efforts continue as more centers are equipped with voice pick technology

DLA Distribution is in the second fiscal year of voice pick deployments with noticeable gains in productivity and efficiency.

May 24, 2022

Employee Reflection: David Oliver

Get to know David Oliver of Disposition Services Ft. Bragg, North Carolina.

May 24, 2022

EEO managers discuss leadership strategies during virtual summit

The Defense Logistics Agency’s Equal Employment Opportunity Office held its virtual leadership summit May 17-19 with the theme “Next Level Leadership/Strategies for Success.”

May 24, 2022

DLA Installation Management Richmond site director visits Pennsylvania, reviewing inventory and future requirements

David Gibson, site director for Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management Richmond, Virginia, traveled to DLA Aviation’s Industrial Plant Equipment Services Division in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, May 9 – 12 to conduct a review of inventory and requirements for an upcoming general equipment compliance visit from DLA Headquarters later this fiscal year.

May 23, 2022

Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander event focuses on “advancing leaders through collaboration”

The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support and the NAVSUP Weapon Systems Support held an annual Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Month event May 12 with guest speaker, Randy Duque, deputy director of the Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations Community Relations Division.