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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.

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Heritage and Diversity News
Engineers defend title at annual boat race
“Skipper” Tom Morley and “Gilligan” Jonathan Watkins claimed top honors for the fourth time Oct. 11 during the installation’s annual Navy Cardboard Regatta. Morley and Watkins are both from the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Engineering and Technical Support Directorate.
Oct. 21, 2019 - To fans of the late 60s comedy Gilligan’s Island, the crew of the SS Minnow were known for their doomed “three-hour tour” that ended with them shipwrecked and marooned on an uncharted island. But for fans of the Defense Supply Center Columbus’ Navy Cardboard Regatta, the two-man crew of the re-tooled SS “Winnow” are known as four-time champions of the center’s annual boat race in celebration of the U.S Navy’s 244th birthday.

65th Infantry ‘Borinqueneers’ honored at annual heritage event
Liliana Vasquez delivers the keynote address at the Defense Federal Community’s annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration Oct. 2 at the Defense Supply Center Columbus. Vasquez is an associate attorney with Simakovsky Law and spoke about the impact of Hispanic Soldiers in the U.S. Army’s 65th Infantry Regiment.
Oct. 18, 2019 - The Defense Federal Community honored a unique military unit during its annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration Oct. 2. The observance commemorated the historical contributions of the U.S. Army’s 65th Infantry Regiment – a unit comprised mainly of Hispanic Soldiers and known as the Borinqueneers for its Puerto Rican roots.

Ohio Airmen celebrate 72 years of aerial support
COLUMBUS, Ohio – Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Chief of Staff Air Force Col. Janette Ketchum presents Col. Kevin Cullen with a token of appreciation during the Defense Supply Center Columbus’ Air Force birthday event Sept. 18. Cullen commands The Ohio State University’s Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps and is a professor of aerospace studies.
Sept. 20, 2019 - The senior Air Force officer in command of The Ohio State University’s Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps highlighted the Defense Federal Community’s 72nd Air Force birthday Sept. 18 at the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Operations Center Auditorium.

DSCC celebrates women's rights at annual observance
Defense Logistics Agency associate and guest speaker Natalie Thurston provides some historical reference to the journey and challenges that women have triumphed over to secure the right to vote. Thurston, along with Federal Women’s Program Coordinator Jessica Bradhurst, Deonna Coleman, EEO Federal Women’s Program chair and program coordinator and Coleen McCormick, executive champion of the Federal Women’s Program, spoke during the Aug. 22 Women’s History Program in the Buckeye Cardinal Rooms on the Defense Supply Center Columbus.
Aug. 26, 2019 - Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime associates gathered Aug. 22 in the Operations Center’s Buckeye and Cardinal Rooms to pay homage to the progress, achievements and contributions women have made to the success and legacy of America.

Columbus Federal Defense Community celebrates Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at DSCC
Defense Logistics Agency Director of Office of Small Business Programs Christina Young is presented a memento of appreciation by DLA Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. John Palmer (left) and DLA Land and Maritime Deputy Director Steven Alsup. Young provided the keynote remarks during the 2019 Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month Program May 22 in the Defense Supply Center Columbus Operations Center Building 20 Buckeye Room.
May 30, 2019 - Federal employees at DSCC celebrated the history and diversity of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders during their annual heritage event on the installation May 22. The program included the Shoong Yin award ceremony and a presentation from keynote speaker Christina Young, director of the Office of Small Business Programs. This year’s theme for the nationally recognized federal program was “Unite Our Mission by Engaging Each Other,” a continuation of the “Unite” series, focused on leadership and engagement to advance the AAPI community.