DLA Distribution News

Archive: 2018

March 22, 2018

Distribution commanding general hosts town hall for Distribution headquarters, recognizes employees

DLA Distribution commanding general Army Brig. Gen. John S. Laskodi hosted a town hall on March 6.

March 22, 2018

Army Maj. Gen. Flem B. "Donnie" Walker Jr. Visits Defense Logistics Agency Bahrain, Southwest Asia

Army Maj. Gen. Flem B. "Donnie" Walker Jr., commanding general, 1st Sustainment Command (Theater) and deputy commanding general‐ Sustainment for United States Army Central, visited Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Bahrain, Southwest Asia on Feb. 27. DLA Distribution Bahrain Commander, Navy Cmdr. Charles Tellis and his leadership team provided a command brief and a tour of the facilities.

March 20, 2018

Doboszenski selected to lead Army’s Joint Manufacturing Technology Center

Army Col. Scot Doboszenski, DLA Distribution Global Operations director, has been named the next commander of the Army’s Joint Manufacturing Technology Center, Rock Island Arsenal, Illinois.

March 16, 2018

Distribution’s Lewis receives command assignment to Army’s 308th Brigade Support Battalion

Army Lt. Col. Christina Lewis, DLA Distribution Future Plans, has been selected to command the 308th Brigade Support Battalion, 17th Field Artillery Brigade, out of Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington.

March 15, 2018

Adderly selected as Jacksonville distribution center deputy

Richard Adderly has been selected to serve as deputy commander of DLA Distribution Jacksonville, Florida.

March 14, 2018

Distribution Headquarters honors past deputy with newly named Campbell Conference Room

On Tuesday, March 6, 2018, DLA Distribution commanding general, Army Brig. Gen. John S. Laskodi dedicated the command conference room to a DLA Distribution legend Phyllis C. Campbell, Senior Executive Service.

March 13, 2018

Watt selected as Sigonella distribution center deputy

Michael R. Watt has been selected to serve as deputy commander of DLA Distribution Sigonella, Italy.

March 9, 2018

Port Hueneme’s team supports annual Antarctic resupply mission

Each year, the Preservation, Packaging, Packing and Marking team at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution San Diego, Calif., at Port Hueneme supports Operation Deep Freeze, the National Science Foundation’s Antarctic research mission at McMurdo Station, Antarctica, the logistics hub for NSF’s research mission.

March 6, 2018

Army Sustainment Command’s Senior Enlisted Advisor visits DLA Distribution

DLA Defense Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania’s Senior Enlisted Advisor, 1st Sgt. Maximo Nunez hosted Army Sustainment Command’s Senior Enlisted Advisor, Command Sgt. Maj. Joe Ulloth during a visit to DLA Distribution.

March 5, 2018

Disabled veteran inspires Tobyhanna Distribution employees

Retired Army Staff Sgt. Earl Granville stepped center stage standing to speak to DLA Distribution Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania employees. He stood on one of his own legs and one prosthetic. Granville’s story speaks boldly of resilience, passion, purpose and being a part of something greater than himself.

March 2, 2018

Rivera takes command at DLA Distribution Yokosuka, Japan

Navy Cmdr. AJ Rivera assumed command of Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Yokosuka, Japan, in a March 2 ceremony. The ceremony was officiated by DLA Pacific commander Navy Capt. Timothy Daniels.

Feb. 28, 2018

Distribution’s Multicultural Committee celebrates Black History Month

DLA Distribution’s Multicultural Committee celebrated the culture, traditions and history of African Americans with a program held on Thursday, February 22. This year’s theme is “African Americans in Times of War.”

Feb. 27, 2018

U.S. Army Ordnance Corps’ 13th Regimental Command Sergeant Major visits DLA Distribution

The U.S. Army Ordnance Corps’ Senior Enlisted Advisor, 13th Regimental Command Sgt. Maj. Terry D. Burton, spent a day at the DLA Distribution Susquehanna, Pennsylvania, Feb. 21.

Feb. 26, 2018

DLA Distribution San Joaquin was named Commander-in-Chief’s Installation Excellence Award winner by the Defense Logistics Agency

DLA Distribution San Joaquin, located in Tracy, California along with their 10 DLA organizations that comprise the installation was selected as the DLA winner to compete for the prestigious Commander-in-Chief’s Installation Excellence Award.

Feb. 23, 2018

Members of the U.S. Army’s 6th Medical Logistics Management Center visit DLA Distribution

The 6th Medical Logistics Management Center is a unique, one-of-a-kind Army unit with the mission to deploy, establish, integrate, and synchronize medical logistics operations in support of any Army or Joint Forces specified mission.