DLA Headquarters News

Category: Enterprisewide

Sept. 8, 2022

DLA’s partnership with FEMA highlighted during National Preparedness Month kickoff

The Defense Logistics Agency kicked off National Preparedness Month with a ceremony and expo at the McNamara Headquarters Complex Sept. 7.

Sept. 7, 2022

DLA Document Services preparing customers for NARA’s Dec. 31 deadline for digital records

Defense Logistics Agency Document Services is making it easier for Defense Department components that submit records to the National Archives and Records Administration to meet a new digital-format requirement by Dec. 31, when physical records will no longer be accepted.

Sept. 6, 2022

DLA leaders visit agency employees, Navy leaders in Bahrain

DLA's commander of regional combat support discussed DLA’s future support to the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility with Navy leaders and DLA employees at Naval Support Activity Bahrain Aug. 30-Sept. 2.

Sept. 2, 2022

Montana firefighters save 20 homes with former DOD equipment

Polson Rural Fire District is one of countless around the U.S. that rely on used military vehicles and gear to help fight wildfires.

Sept. 1, 2022

DLA’s chief financial officer visits DLA Distribution – tours Eastern Distribution Center

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution hosted DLA Chief Financial Officer Art Hagler, senior executive service, and DLA Finance Deputy Director Shawn Lennon, SES, during a visit to the organization’s headquarters Aug. 25.

Sept. 1, 2022

DLA Energy extends utility services partnership with U.S. Navy

The Department of Navy is extending its partnership with DLA Energy to privatize more government-owned utility systems on Navy installations nationwide. 

Sept. 1, 2022

DLA SAPR staff learns about policy updates at annual training event

Representatives from the Defense Logistics Agency’s Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program learned about new policies and resources to help prevent sexual harassment and assault during the National Organization for Victim Assistance’s 48th Annual Training Event in Denver, Colorado, Aug. 1-4.

Aug. 30, 2022

New DLA chaplain looks to encourage spirituality, wellness

Newly arrived Chaplain (Col.) Thomas Brooks took the reins this summer as the Defense Logistics Agency’s ecclesiastical support program manager and religious support provider.

Aug. 29, 2022

Another successful Operation Pacer Goose mission for DLA Distribution Norfolk

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Virginia, employees downloaded retrograde material and equipment from Aug. 18 through Aug. 19 from the Ocean Gladiator, successfully concluding the annual resupply mission for the remote Thule Air Base, Greenland.

Aug. 26, 2022

DLA Distribution Anniston hosts inaugural Women’s Equality event 

Defense Logistics Agency Anniston, Alabama, hosted their inaugural Women’s Equality Luncheon Aug. 11, commemorating this year’s Women’s Equality Day.

Aug. 25, 2022

DLA leaders outline joint logistics strategies for Iraqi reform team 

DLA shared insights into how it equips and sustains U.S. forces during a four-hour presentation for members of a military reform team from Iraq’s Ministry of Defense Aug. 23 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex. 

Aug. 23, 2022

A conversation with DLA Hall of Fame’s newest inductee Kathryn Fantasia

Kathryn Fantasia, former head of direct delivery fuels for DLA Energy, was inducted into the 2022 DLA Hall of Fame Aug. 17. In a short discussion, she shared some of her thoughts, memories, and appreciation from her 23-year career at DLA.

Aug. 22, 2022

Website lets DLA employees schedule Common Access Card, ID appointments online

Defense Logistics Agency employees, retirees and family members with a Common Access Card or ID card can schedule appointments and update information online.

Aug. 18, 2022

DLA inducts 6 new members into Hall of Fame

The Defense Logistics Agency inducted six new members into its Hall of Fame during an in-person ceremony at its headquarters Aug. 17.

Aug. 18, 2022

DLA Energy Small Business participates in Red Hill Procurement Readiness Workshop

In support of on-going efforts to close the Navy’s Red Hill fuel storage facility, the Department of the Navy’s Office of Small Business Programs held a virtual Procurement Readiness Workshop July 26-27.