RADM Grafton Chase, director of the DLA Reserve Force, delivers his message to DLA reservists.
See DLA's Joint Reserve Force at work at Fort Indiantown Gap, Pennsylvania.
April 24, 2020
Afghanistan disposal mission continues amid COVID-19 challenges
BAGRAM, Afghanistan —
Dozens of reservists and civilian employees supporting Defense Logistics Agency operations in Afghanistan are maintaining critical defense missions during the coronavirus pandemic.
Dec. 30, 2019
Keeping disposal safe with inspections
Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan —
Some things you absolutely have to get right because mistakes can be too costly. Making sure vehicles turned-in for disposal do not contain any hidden surprises is one of those things.
Dec. 12, 2019
Expeditionary leaders meet in Battle Creek
Battle Creek, Michigan —
As many prepare for the holidays, military reserve leaders and civilian staff who support Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services prepared for the future as they conducted their annual Expeditionary Force Leadership Huddle Dec. 6 to 8.
Sept. 10, 2019
DLA Joint Reserve Force’s Audit Task Force commander retires following 32 years of service
COLUMBUS, Ohio —
Navy Rear Adm. Deborah Haven celebrated 32 years of military service during a retirement ceremony in the Operations Center Auditorium September 6 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus, where she previously completed 29 years of Federal Service as a civilian logistician. In her final assignment, Haven served as the DLA Joint Reserve Force’s Audit Task Force commander.
Haven, a native of Philadelphia, is an alumnus of The University of Maryland and holds a Master of Business Administration from LaSalle University in Philadelphia. Haven stated she joined the Navy after falling in love with logistics in college and wanted to be part of the military’s vast, global mission.
June 23, 2019
JRF joins team at OCORT 2019
BATTLE CREEK, Mich. —
The Defense Logistics Agency Joint Reserve Force brings unique skillsets and assistance to DLA as a whole. This week, reserve personnel from the JRF joined forces with other military and civilians to take part in the Overseas Contingency Operations Readiness Training exercise at two different military installations in Battle Creek, Michigan. The exercise started June 10 and finished June 21.
June 18, 2019
Mobile disposal site deploys for first time
CAMP BONDSTEEL, KOSOVO —
An agency property disposal team has set up temporary shop at Kosovo’s Camp Bondsteel to help the 20-year-old base rid itself of defunct and decrepit equipment.
June 11, 2019
OCORT kicks off
BATTLE CREEK AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Mich. —
The agency's annual expeditionary disposal skills exercise prepares deployment teams for the rigors of challenges of warfighter support downrange.
March 25, 2019
DLA Joint Reserve Force leaders focus on integration during Annual Leadership Review
More than 90 DLA Joint Reserve Force members gathered at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, for the Annual Leadership Review March 15-17.
March 18, 2019
Butler embraces sea change in joint reserve force
Fort Belvoir, Virginia —
Navy Master Chief Petty Officer James Butler will replace Navy Command Master Chief Bill Sherman as senior enlisted leader in the Defense Logistics Agency Joint Reserve Force April 1.
Jan. 9, 2019
Joint Reserve Force director lauds reservists’ contributions to DLA mission
DLA Joint Reserve Force Director Navy Rear Adm. Deborah Haven praises reservists' contributions to DLA's worldwide mission.