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Aug. 12, 2015

Six-month rotation, DLA Energy’s pipeline to success

Gladys White is the first DLA Energy employee to kick start the Defense Logistics Agency Energy’s Rotation Program. For the next six months she is setting aside her administrative role in DLA Energy Direct Delivery Fuels and learning about becoming a project management analyst for the Defense Fuel Support Point Management’s Sustainment, Restoration and Modernization division.

Aug. 12, 2015

Troop Support commander sizes up recruits at Lackland AFB

The first pair of combat boots didn’t fit. So DLA Troop Support Commander Army Brig. Gen. Charles Hamilton walked to the stocked shelf and brought another pair to the Air Force recruit.

Aug. 12, 2015

San Diego employee participates in the DoD Operation Warfighter Program

Armando “Bud” Budomo dedicated 21 years of his life to serving his country. The decision to retire from the United States Marine Corps was not one taken lightly, without thought to the future. After careful consideration, the newly retired major made the decision to apply to the Department of Defense Operation Warfighter program, with the goal of gaining experience to find a permanent home in the Department of Defense civilian workforce.

Aug. 11, 2015

Defense Logistics Agency Distribution participates in USTRANSCOM’s Turbo Distribution exercises

Recently, a team from Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Headquarters traveled to Lakehurst, N.J., to participate in the U.S. Transportation Command’s assessment of Joint Task Force Port Opening airport and distribution operations.

Aug. 10, 2015

Pearl Harbor’s Ginez wins DLA Distribution Mission Impact Award

Michael Ginez, equipment specialist at DLA Distribution Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, has been awarded the DLA Distribution Mission Impact Award for his resourcefulness in the management of the distribution center’s vehicles and equipment.

Aug. 10, 2015

Yokosuka’s Tokunaga wins Global Distribution Excellence: Vehicle/MHE Management Civilian Supervisor of the Year

Hirokazu Tokunaga has been named Global Distribution Excellence: Vehicle/Materiel Handling Equipment Management Civilian Supervisor of the Year for his focus on customer service and safety.

Aug. 10, 2015

DLA Energy Middle East Air Force major retires after 24-year career

The Defense Logistics Agency Energy Middle East Supplier Operations commander retired after 24 years in the United States Air Force during a ceremony at Naval Support Activity Bahrain Aug. 7.

Aug. 7, 2015

Norfolk employee climbs career ladder

Sheldon Parson, the transportation officer at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Norfolk, Va., at Portsmouth, has served in a variety of jobs throughout his almost 15-year career.

Aug. 7, 2015

Puget Sound’s Camagong named DLA Distribution Employee of the Quarter

Sergio M. Camagong, material handler at Defense Logistics Agency Distribution Puget Sound, Wash., has been named Employee of the Quarter for third quarter, fiscal year 2015 for his steadfast dedication to supporting Naval customers.

Aug. 7, 2015

DLA hosts annual DoD distribution process owners meeting

Leaders from the Defense Logistics Agency and the Department of Defense discussed engagement opportunities and partnerships during a Distribution Process Owner Executive Board meeting Aug. 6 at the McNamara Headquarters Complex.