DLA Disposition Services News

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Archive: 2020

Feb. 13, 2020

Williams recognizes Battle Creek personnel

The agency director gave personal thanks for good work during a visit to Michigan.

Feb. 11, 2020

Prepping for the survey

With just under two months remaining, the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services Culture Action Team gathered in Battle Creek, Michigan, in late January to learn the ins and outs of the upcoming DLA culture/climate survey that launches March 17.

Feb. 8, 2020

Black History Month Spotlight: Lakeea Kelly

Get to know Lakeea Kelly, an EEO specialist at DLA Disposition Services at Battle Creek, Michigan.

Feb. 7, 2020

Blood drive gets 2020 donations off to a good start

A winter snow storm held off until Feb. 6, to help the turnout for the first blood drive for 2020 at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center on Feb. 5.

Feb. 5, 2020

New devices heat up classes in Georgia school

Students at Alleluia Community School in Augusta, Georgia, were able to start the New Year with some new helpers to aid their learning thanks to the Defense Department’s Computers for Learning program managed by the Defense Logistics Agency.

Feb. 3, 2020

Video: Logistics On Location Fort Bragg DLA Disposition Services

Refrigerators…Humvees…office supplies…clothing…almost anything the U.S. military or our other government customers need can be found at DLA Disposition Services sites around the United States and globally. RTD stands for Reutilization Transfer and Donation and in this video the team at DLA Disposition Services Fort Bragg shows how they take excess property and make it available to their customers in support of the mission.

Jan. 30, 2020

South-East leaders share ideas

Senior leaders from DLA Disposition Services travelled from Battle Creek, Michigan, to Jacksonville, Florida, last month to join employees from the South-East region for their tenth annual Leadership Training Seminar.

Jan. 24, 2020

Employee Spotlight: Maggie Mieras

Maggie Mieras was recently hired as the new funds and facilities branch chief within the business support directorate at Battle Creek, Michigan.

Jan. 23, 2020

Agency data still solving mysteries

There are millions of items no longer used by the Defense Department that still have some value – that is the data about them still serves a purpose.

Jan. 22, 2020

Disposition director calls for balanced effort in 2020

Michael Cannon recently encouraged the DLA Disposition Services workforce to consider how they prioritize and juggle their workplace duties, agency mission goals, and their lives.

Jan. 21, 2020

MLK’s call to service observed in Battle Creek

Federal employees at the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center gathered January 16 to observe Martin Luther King, Jr. Day and remember the civil rights icon’s call to national and community service.

Jan. 17, 2020

Disaster relief equipment bound for Bahamas

Excess U.S. Army diesel generators were recently donated to a non-profit for distribution to hurricane-affected portions of the Bahamas.

Jan. 16, 2020

Employee Spotlight: Tamy Arthur

Tamy Arthur, a certified public accountant, is assigned to the Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services business support office as a systems accountant with audit advancement support duties.

Jan. 15, 2020

Online program still shares need for beekeeping

While Morale, Welfare, and Recreation’s Family Programs was unable to bring a popular beekeeping expert back to the Hart-Dole-Inouye Federal Center for another Lunch and Learn focusing on opportunities for veterans, there are still opportunities for people to learn this information.

Jan. 12, 2020

LIS host German National Codification Bureau associate

Katharina Sommer performed as a team member of the United States National Codification Bureau located in Battle Creek, Michigan. DLA Logistics Information Services participates in the Allied Committee 135 which is consists of 63 nations that are either NATO or NATO-sponsored.