Equal Employment Opportunity Office

The Equal Employment Opportunity Office is dedicated to preserving the concept of equal opportunity in all terms, conditions and benefits of employment.  Every customer is regularly made aware that we are available to actively listen to their concerns, offer advice when prudent and following up with action, when appropriate.

The mission of our entire staff is to provide comprehensive EEO, Special Emphasis Programs, Disability and Diversity Programs of the highest quality and to serve both management and each employee with sensitivity, concern, and understanding.

EEO Employment and Disability Plans and Procedures


EEO Land and Maritime eworkplace (CAC Required)

For more EEO information and reports including the Management Directive 715 visit EEO Land and Maritime eWorkplace.



Heritage and Diversity News
Local band gives music ‘top priority’ in time of COVID
Top Priority bandmembers, from left to right, Brian Wise, Jiwon Han, Phil Davis and Dick Bartholic have a connection to the Defense Supply Center Columbus dating back more than 20 years. In addition to her hobby as the band's lead vocalist, Han's day job is working for the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime.
July 10, 2020 - As Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime employees navigated new work-from-home schedules in the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, one employee’s hobby made its online debut in a series of web videos. Her hobby? Being lead singer in a local band.

Pride Month recalls military LGBT champions
The Department of Defense recognizes the contributions of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender servicemembers each June and reaffirms its commitment to equality, integrity and respect.
June 24, 2020 - During Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Pride Month, we celebrate our rich diversity and renew our enduring commitment to equality. Integrity and respect are fundamental qualities of our military and civilian culture.

Defense Supply Center Columbus observes Pride Month in June
The Defense Federal Community celebrates Defense Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month this month.
June 5, 2020 - During the Defense Federal Community’s Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Month, we celebrate our rich diversity and renew our enduring commitment to equity.

Asian American, Pacific Islander heritage celebrated in May
The Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month poster honors First Sergeant Thomas Harimoto from the 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II.
May 18, 2020 - Each year, during the month of May, we celebrate and honor the contributions that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have made and the part they have played in the history of this country. This year’s theme is “Honoring the Past, Securing the Future!” The theme pays tribute to the Asian Americans, Pacific Islanders and Native Hawaiians who answered the call of selfless service by participating in the defense of our nation. This year’s theme coincides with the 75th Anniversary of World War II.

DOD observes Holocaust Days of Remembrance, recognizes 75th anniversary of liberation
The Days of Remembrance poster designed by the Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute reflects on the somber remembrance of the atrocities of World War II. Additionally, it reflects upon the liberation that victory brought to many repressed people. The Days of Remembrance poster is divided into two segments. The top has a dark, black-colored, aged background superimposed with a large “V” for victory. The left arm of the “V” consists of a distressed portion of a vertically hanging American flag with the canton in the upper right. The right arm of the “V” consists of a distressed segment of a concentration or work camp prisoner’s uniform of vertical blue and white alternating stripes with a prisoner’s identification number.
April 27, 2020 - Each year, our nation observes the Holocaust Days of Remembrance week established by Congress to honor and remember the victims of the Holocaust and their liberators. The Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute is highlighting the significant contributions of special observance groups towards achieving total victory in this watershed event.