DLA Headquarters News

Archive: March, 2020

March 30, 2020

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Ann Dunwoody

Former DLA executive officer Ann Dunwoody became the first woman in the Army to become a four-star general.

March 27, 2020

Agency chief of staff reflects on career during Women’s History Month

When it comes to giving career advice, DLA Chief of Staff Kristin French can point to a diverse combination of military and civilian service. During Women's History Month, she reflects on life lessons and her greatest sources of pride.

March 25, 2020

Agency provides wellness resources during pandemic

As the coronavirus disease spreads, many DLA employees are anxious and uncertain about the future. DLA's EAP staff provides resources for employees and their families to help manage stress.

March 23, 2020

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Grace Hopper

Grace Hopper, a mathematician who served in the Navy during World War II, created computer technology that serves as the backbone for DLA's 24/7, worldwide supply chain.

March 19, 2020

Data, analytics community discusses priorities at recent summit  

Members of DLA's data and analytics community discuss the prioritization of requirements, capabilities, challenges and the future of DLA data as new technologies emerge during the Data and Analytics Strategy Summit.

March 18, 2020

DLA liaison provides logistics support to SPACECOM, Space Force 

Equipping the new service and combatant command dedicated to protecting U.S. and allied interests in space will require the Defense Logistics Agency to be flexible and open to change.

March 16, 2020

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Chaletta McCoy

DLA Human Resources Human Capital Program Development Team Staff Director Chaletta McCoy appreciates the sacrifices of women throughout history and the opportunities that have brought her career success in DLA over a 26-year career.

March 12, 2020

Women’s History Month: New DLA Information Operations deputy director shares professional, personal journey

DLA Information Operations Deputy Director Karyn Runstrom describes her quick climb from DLA Troop Support intern to Senior Executive Service.

March 9, 2020

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Vivian d’Alelio

Management Assistant Vivian d'Alelio assists customers and helps with graphics jobs while displaying a positive attitude. She reflects on friendships, family and freedom during Women's History Month.

March 6, 2020

Daylight saving time: Spring forward this Sunday

Daylight saving time returns this Sunday at 2 a.m. when most Americans set their clocks forward at 3 a.m.

March 5, 2020

Agency ramps up Coast Guard support

DLA is increasing its support to the Coast Guard through several initiatives including modernization of the service's uniform distribution system and leveraging DLA's existing long-term contracts.

March 3, 2020

Program executive officer focuses on modernizing DLA’s information technology systems 

System modernization and cybersecurity are top priorities for Adarryl Roberts, DLA Information Operations’ program executive officer who oversees 194 information technology systems used by employees to conduct daily operations.

March 2, 2020

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Deborah Youngblood

Traffic Management Specialist Deborah Youngblood reflects on Women's History Month and the ways she makes a difference to coworkers and customers in her daily work.