DLA Headquarters News

Jan. 7, 2022

DLA officials caution against enabling, supporting human trafficking

Trafficking in persons is a crime and a transnational threat that violates human rights. All members of DLA must avoid any activities that support or facilitate human trafficking.

Jan. 7, 2022

Former leader behind mine-resistant vehicles inducted into DLA Hall of Fame

Former Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Deputy Commander James McClaugherty has earned a place in the 2021 DLA Hall of Fame for overseeing increased material availability and inventory reduction.

Jan. 6, 2022

Former disposal operations director inducted into 2021 DLA Hall of Fame

A former disposal operations director who led innovative solutions throughout his 32-year career is a 2021 DLA Hall of Fame inductee. 

Jan. 5, 2022

DLA Troop Support procurement leader gains spot in 2021 Hall of Fame

A former DLA Troop Support leader who led employees through multiple changes in acquisition processes and systems is a member of the 2021 DLA Hall of Fame.

Jan. 4, 2022

Former senior technical quality advisor to be inducted into 2021 Hall of Fame

An employee known for her ability to rally teams into action and her expertise in technical quality is one of five new members of the 2021 DLA Hall of Fame. 

Dec. 23, 2021

DLA displays innovation at the Defense Manufacturing Conference

Defense Logistics Agency leaders showcased the agency’s innovation efforts and contributed to resilience discussions during the Defense Manufacturing Conference Dec. 13-16 in Aurora, Colorado.

Dec. 16, 2021

DLA Headquarters employees, teams earn 13 annual recognition awards

Ten employees and three teams at DLA Headquarters are recipients of the agency’s 54th Annual Employee Recognition Awards. The awards recognize leadership and hard work in support of the agency’s mission in 13 categories.

Dec. 15, 2021

Video: DLA leadership team wishes employees a joyous holiday

Appreciating employees’ accomplishments is easier than ever this holiday season, DLA Director Navy Vice Adm. Michelle Skubic says in a new video also starring Army Command Sgt. Maj. Tomeka O’Neal, DLA’s senior enlisted leader. 

Dec. 10, 2021

Workman retires after 32 years of total federal service

Army Col. Brian Donahue, Defense Logistics Agency Indo-Pacific military deputy commander, recognized Carl Workman, DLA IP Area IV warfighter support representative, for his 15-plus years of service to DLA Nov. 19 during a retirement ceremony at the DLA IP Korea facility Camp Humphreys, Korea.

Dec. 10, 2021

DLA, Army leaders discuss demand planning, service performance priorities

DLA and Army leaders met to assess supply chain issues, demand planning and mutual readiness objectives during an Army/DLA Day event at the Pentagon Dec. 7.

Dec. 9, 2021

HR leader retraces DLA’s automation journey before retiring with 45 years

Kathy Roberts, DLA Human Resources' Information Systems director, describes changes in HR throughout her 35-year career with DLA.

Dec. 6, 2021

Defense Secretary announces DLA Distribution commander promotion

Defense Secretary Lloyd J. Austin III announced Dec. 2 that the President has nominated Marine Corps Brig. Gen. Keith D. Reventlow, Defense Logistics Agency Distribution commanding general, for the appointment to the two-star rank of major general. 

Dec. 3, 2021

DLA-IP employees receive USFK Civilian of the Year award

Three Defense Logistics Agency Indo-Pacific employees receive U.S. Forces Korea Civilian of the Year award.

Dec. 2, 2021

DLA participates in U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka Safety Fair

Members from Defense Logistics Agency Indo-Pacific and DLA Distribution Yokosuka participated in the U.S. Fleet Activities Yokosuka Safety Fair Nov. 15 at Naval Base Yokosuka, Japan. The public event was sponsored by various commands and the local Japanese police department.

Dec. 1, 2021

Chaplain resources help military members practice their faith

Army Col. Christopher Archer has served in many challenging assignments in various locations during his more than 20-year career as a chaplain, but he chose his current assignment at DLA in December 2020. Working with his Religious Affairs NCO and DLA Troop Support counterparts, he ensures customers get the religious supplies they need in a timely manner.