Councils

  • Culture Council

    The Culture Council is a progressive team that continuously makes a positive impact on the culture and workplace environment.
  • Leadership Development Council

    The Leadership Development Council is committed to fostering leadership and critical decision-making skills by providing the DLA Land and Maritime workforce with continuous learning opportunities through education forums, networking and professional events.
  • Supervisor Council

    The Supervisor Council provides and environment where supervisors can come together to share ideas, resolve problems and to discuss current topics, which affect the DLA Land and Maritime leadership community.
  • Training Council

    The Training Council is chartered to evaluate, recommend and coordinate on training and development issues and initiatives at DLA Land and Maritime.
  • Wellness Council

    The Wellness Council is a forum in which members share ideas, examine issues or concerns and discuss current topics relating to the effective mitigation of Wellness Council issues and customer support.
Council News
Commentary: Beauty, Balance and Harmony in Native American traditions
In November, we recognize Native Americans and Alaskan Natives prominent accomplishments and contributions to our country.
Nov. 4, 2021 - The 2021 theme for Native American/Alaskan Native Heritage Month emphasizes the rich traditions that form the foundations of social development combined with spirituality as the life blood of a life of resilience. This narrative represents one in a series of articles celebrating Native American culture.

Navy once again comes out on top at the second annual Navy Birthday COVATTA
The ceremonial cake-cutting featured (from left) Navy Capt. Don Baker, Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. Kristen Fabry and Navy Lt. Antonio Almazan.
Oct. 29, 2021 - Out of a field of 10 hand built and meticulously decorated boats, Don E’s Revenge, owned by Navy Cmdr. Eric McCandless, blew out the competition and emerged victorious, an improvement on his second place finish last year. Some of his competitors came close but he was sure it was certain modifications that thwarted all others in the field that day in the second annual COVATTA, a abridged version of the annual regatta staged at the Eagle Eye Golf Course pond pre-COVID. The COVATTA was part of the 246th Navy Birthday celebration at Defense Supply Center Columbus.

Land and Maritime’s second annual leader-led ethics training an interactive affair
DLA Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. Kristen Fabry and Deputy Commander Kenneth Watson discuss ethical challenges during the live training on Oct. 7.
Oct. 22, 2021 - Ethics training is often thought of as a dry and boring requirement, but the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime’s Legal Office livened it up a bit with an interactive hybrid event on Oct. 7 featuring a panel of Land and Maritime leaders from across the enterprise recounting ethical challenges they have faced in their careers.

Longtime DSCC engineer, installation deputy retires
Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management – Columbus Deputy Site Director Eddy Poprock (left) is presented a DLA Silver Letter award by DLA Land and Maritime Commander Navy Rear Adm. Kristen Fabry and Site Director Dan Bell Sept. 23 for his 39 years of federal service. Poprock retired Oct. 1 having spent all of his career supporting the Defense Supply Center Columbus.
Oct. 1, 2021 - Defense Logistics Agency Installation Management – Columbus Deputy Site Director Eddy Poprock retired Oct. 1 after 39 years at the Defense Supply Center Columbus. The Lorain, Ohio, native began his federal career shortly after graduating Ohio State University when he took a developmental civil engineering job at DSCC – then known as the Defense Construction Supply Center.