About DLA Logistics Operations (J3)

DLA Logistics Operations (J3) is responsible for the end-to-end supply chain management of the DLA nine supply chains, providing logistics and materiel process management policy, guidance, and oversight while conducting continuous assessments of supply chain performance. We integrate strategic, operational, and tactical perspectives, command and control functions for contingency operations, and adaptive planning in order to influence the logistics supply chain. DLA Logistics Operations is the principal planner for DLA business operations, championing best business practices, Enterprise Business Systems (EBS), and value-added logistics solutions for the warfighter.  Our organization oversees the daily operation of the Major Subordinate Command (MSC) and engages DLA HQ Directorates and MSCs to gather and interpret customer requirements for the agency.

In support of customers around the world, DLA Logistics Operations serves to maximize readiness and logistics combat power by leveraging enterprise solutions.  To fulfill this mission, elements aligned under our organization include Operations and Sustainment (J31), Mission Support (J32), Logistics Policy and Strategic Programs (J34), Nuclear Enterprise Support Office (J310), and the Business Management Office (BMO).


Rear Admiral Joseph D. "Doug" Noble Jr.
Director, DLA Logistics Operations / Commander, Joint Regional Combat Support

Ms. Kristin K. French
Deputy Director DLA Logistics Operations

Mr. Kevin Kachinski
Acting Executive Director, Operations, DLA Logistics Operations

Mr. Patrick J. Dulin
Executive Director, Strategic Programs and Integration, DLA Logistics Operations

Mr. George Atwood
Executive Director, Logistics Policy and Programs, DLA Logistics Operations