News | Dec. 13, 2016

Nine DLA Distribution employees to be honored at the DLA 49th Annual Employee Recognition Program

By DLA Distribution Public Affairs DLA Distribution Public Affairs

Nine DLA Distribution employees will be honored at this year’s DLA 49th Annual Employee Recognition Program ceremony.  The program seeks to recognize outstanding performers in all segments of the DLA workforce.

DLA Distribution employees who will be recognized include: DLA Distribution Red River, Texas, employee Dina Edwards, DLA Distribution Puget Sound, Wash., employee Kevin Henderson, DLA Distribution Anniston, Ala., employee Sandra Stephens, and DLA Distribution Puget Sound, Wash., employee Jose Acosta, winners in the Ten Outstanding DLA Personnel category; DLA Distribution Europe employee Rowena Gadin, winner in the Employee of Quarter Category A; DLA Distribution J9 employee Barbara Eberly, winner in the Achievement in EEO by an Employee category; DLA Distribution Office of Small Business Programs employee Cathy Hampton, winner in the Outstanding Small Business Professional of the Year category; DLA Distribution DOT, Susquehanna, Pa., employee Lt. Brian Pietranderea, winner in the DLA Junior Reserve Officer of the Year category; and DLA Distribution DOT San Joaquin, Calif., employee LS1 Luis Sebastian, winner in the DLA Junior Reserve NCO of the Year category.

“DLA Distribution is extremely proud to have so many of our team members selected for these prestigious awards,” said deputy commander Twila Gonzales, Senior Executive Service.   

This year’s winners will be recognized at a ceremony on Thursday, December 15 at DLA headquarters, Ft. Belvoir, Va.