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Public Affairs Office: DLA Land and Maritime Headquarters (BLDG 20 Room B527N) Columbus, Ohio 

Office Phone: 614-692-2328 |

Acting Public Affairs Officer: Kristin Molinaro | 614-692-4610 |

Land and Maritime Public Affairs

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Provide effective and efficient worldwide support to Warfighters and our other customers.

To best support the DLA mission, DLA Land and Maritime Public Affairs provides guidance to the commander, senior leadership, directorates, staffs and detachments, as well as all tenants of Defense Supply Center Columbus.The office develops and administers proactive command information, media relations and public outreach policies and programs that communicate DLA’s critical role as a combat support agency, value added to DOD, COCOMs, the military services and warfighters, and the American people using internal and external communication avenues.


Warfighter-focused, globally responsive, fiscally responsible supply chain leadership.

Media Relations

Our Media Relations develops well thought out and responsive media operations.  The team adjusts quickly to both the scale of news media coverage and the organization's ability to communicate effectively and within the parameters provided.  The team works in concert with the News and Internal Information team to gain synergy of effort and information across all DLA audiences.

Goals and initiatives of the media relations team are to:

  • Increase positive media coverage of DLA, its mission, people, capabilities and services.
  • Increase dissemination of DLA’s compelling story as America's logistics combat support agency. Targeted, strategic engagement of the media provides DLA the opportunity to educate the American public about how the agency uses taxpayer resources as well as informing warfighters about DLA support. 

News and Web Operations

The News and Web Operations provides DLA related news and information to internal and external – non media- audiences. To build and maintain credibility, the team ensures all products are timely, accurate and consistent across audiences. In addition to operating DLA Land and Maritime's digital presence, the team contributes to several DLA agency initiatives.

DLA Land and Maritine News 

DLA Land and Maritime Video

Additional News Resources

Articles and news items related to DoD and DLA activities, people or events.

  • DLA Land and Maritime provides local news and stories.

  • DLA Today  is the Director's primary daily communication tool. DLA Today, transmits information and news to the DLA community, DLA customers and contractors working for and with DLA. This Intranet site is devoted to the delivery of news and information on people, learning opportunities, events and missions of DLA and its activities. Land and Maritime Way: We provide Warfighter Logistics Excellence through Accountability, Teamwork, Urgency, Agility, and Innovation built upon a Commitment to Integrity, Diversity, and Mutual Trust and Respect. Note that the link is CAC enabled.
Land and Maritime News
Enterprisewide | Oct. 4, 2022

DHRS Senior Leaders Gather in Columbus for Summit

More than 60 senior leaders from across the various organizations that comprise the Defense Logistics Agency’s Human Resources Services, the operational arm of and largest organization in DLA J1, gathered in Columbus Sept. 20-22 for a leadership

Land and Maritime | Sept. 29, 2022

DLA Land and Maritime soldiers assess functional fitness through new Arm...

Army personnel assigned to Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime participated for the first time in the new Army Combat Fitness Test Sept. 20 and 21 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus Fitness Center.

Land and Maritime | Sept. 29, 2022

Commentary: Honoring the accomplishments of Retired DLA Employee Romulo ...

Romulo Alberto Faria is well known within the Hispanic community at the Defense Logistics Agency in Columbus and was always keen to provide guidance and support to new Latinos joining our workforce.

Land and Maritime | Sept. 27, 2022

Photos: DSCC Police host National Night Out at Noon Sept. 21

The Defense Supply Center Columbus Police Department hosted a National Night Out at Noon event on Sept. 21 at the Mission Park Pavilion with the goal of enhancing the relationship between the DSCC workforce and the police department while bringing

Land and Maritime | Sept. 26, 2022

Defense Supply Center Columbus’ shoot house promotes police force readiness

During the height of the pandemic while most of the workforce was operating under maximum telework, the Defense Supply Center Columbus completed upgrades to a new live-fire police training facility.