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May 20, 2016

EMPLOYEE SPOTLIGHT: Ligia Perkins

Ligia Perkins is in the DLA Pathways to Career Excellence Program and works as an inventory management specialist - materiel planner in the Clothing and Textiles supply chain. Perkins said her favorite thing about working for DLA Troop Support is 'paying it forward' to the warfighter by planning and fulfilling their needs as a small token of appreciation.

May 17, 2016

Spring Fling celebrates teamwork in Subsistence

The Subsistence sensing team hosted their first event of the year with a Spring Fling, offering employees an opportunity to “play hard because we work hard,” said event coordinator, Kelly Parker.

May 16, 2016

Troop Support employees honored for excellence at FEB awards

Several DLA Troop Support employees earned top honors for excellence in public service during an award ceremony in Philadelphia May 12.

May 13, 2016

Subsistence team sees Air Force food initiative at Dover AFB

Subsistence employees visited Dover Air Force Base, Delaware April 27 to learn more about the Air Force's Food Transformation Initiative.

May 12, 2016

Troop Support commander thanks clothing, textiles industry for keeping warfighters in uniform

The warfighter is always clothed and protected thanks to U.S. manufacturers of textiles, clothing and footwear, the DLA Troop Support commander told American Apparel and Footwear Association members May 10.

May 6, 2016

Troop Support supports EOD mission as national observance nears

National Explosive Ordnance Disposal Day is observed annually on the first Saturday of May to honor the professionals that put their lives on the line to defuse, disarm or contain bombs and other explosive devices. DLA Troop Support provides much of the equipment that military EOD units demand.

May 3, 2016

Clothing & Textiles director retires after 30-year Air Force career

Serving 30 years in the Air Force is a rare commitment, an Air Force senior leader said during a retirement ceremony April 22 in honor of Col. Patrick Owens, Clothing and Textiles director.

May 2, 2016

Employees’ children go to work to learn about Troop Support

Hundreds of children from DLA Troop Support families learned about their family member’s work during this year’s Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day April 28

April 27, 2016

DLA Troop Support employee featured in new video

A new acquisition professionals video focusing on a DLA Troop Support employee was released on the organization’s YouTube and Facebook sites April 27.

April 21, 2016

DLA Troop Support helps Jewish service members celebrate Passover

Jewish military members around the world can have a traditional Seder and keep kosher during Passover, thanks to the Defense Logistics Agency.