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DLA taking the pulse of industry during COVID-19 
A KC-135 Stratotanker undergoes programmed depot maintenance using DLA-provided parts at the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma. Photo by Airman Kiaundra Miller
April 6, 2020 - DLA is reaching out to take the pulse of industry and offering support as defense companies respond to coronavirus disruptions.

DLA Land and Maritime News

Women’s World War II achievements remembered ahead of anniversary
The Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Equal Employment Opportunity Office recognized women’s World War II contributions during Women’s History Month. This year marks the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II.
April 6, 2020 - The Department of Defense pays tribute each year to the women who pushed gender-defined barriers. They fought for what they believed in and in doing so paved the way for the women who came after them, changed he course of history and redefined the United States military.

Positive practices emphasized during Child Abuse Prevention Month
Children at the Defense Supply Center Columbus’ Child Development Center plant pinwheels in during a past Child Abuse Prevention Month observance. While this year’s event has been canceled to ensure social distancing guidelines, the installation Family Advocacy Program Manager recommends several resources for families to find ways to reduce stress.
April 2, 2020 - April is Child Abuse Prevention Month and serves as an annual observation to raise awareness of child abuse and prevention. The statistics about child abuse are stark – in 2018, approximately 678,000 children in the U.S. were found to be victims of child abuse or neglect.

Commentary: Employee Assistance Program is here to help
The Employee Assistance Program is a structured approach for helping employees and their families identify and resolve personal problems and concerns that may affect job performance.
March 27, 2020 - These are strange times we find ourselves in. As the world grapples with coronavirus, it’s an especially stressful time for all and many are asking questions about what’s next.

Land and Maritime Deputy Commander addresses leadership development skills
Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Deputy Commander Kenneth Watson shares some personal insights and key aspects of developing successful leadership skills during a March 11 Leadership Development Council sponsored breakfast. More than 50 aspiring Land and Maritime associates attended the event held in the Building 20 Buckeye/Cardinal rooms.
March 23, 2020 - More than 50 leadership minded Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime associates gathered in the Building 20 Buckeye/Cardinal rooms March 11 to hear Land and Maritime Deputy Commander Kenneth Watson share some of his insights and key principles in becoming a successful leader.

Land and Maritime presents its Dynamic Operating Plan to DLA Director, highlights strategic logistics capabilities.
Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. John T. Palmer, supported by members of his leadership team, provides DLA Director Army Lt. Gen. Darrell Williams a briefing on new and challenging issues during the March 13 operations plan review.
March 23, 2020 - Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. John Palmer and his senior leadership team presented a review of the Land and Maritime Dynamic Operation Plan to Army Lt. Gen. Darrell Williams, DLA director, and members of the DLA headquarters staff via video teleconference March 13.