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March 4, 2019

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Twana Chapman

Every year March is designated as Women’s History Month by presidential proclamation. In honor of this tradition, Defense Logistics Agency Energy is recognizing some of its top-notch female employees who are making a difference as champions of Warfighter support.

April 23, 2018

Women’s History Month awardees speak on leadership

Two DLA Troop Support employees who were recognized for their contributions to the advancement of women offer their thoughts on leadership.

April 3, 2018

Distribution celebrates women’s history with panel discussion, unveils Distribution Hall of Fame

DLA Distribution celebrated the rich history of women during the DLA Distribution Multicultural Committee’s Women’s History Month event, which included a panel of trailblazing Distribution women on March 14.

March 30, 2018

Commentary: Lessons I learned from the silent generation

A longtime DLA employee reflects on the women who have inspired her and how opportunities for women have improved in recent decades.

March 12, 2018

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Imani Mitchell, DLA Energy protocol officer

Women’s History Month Spotlight: Imani Mitchell, DLA Energy protocol officerEditor's note: This year’s Women’s History Month theme is "Nevertheless She Persisted" and honors women who are committed to

March 29, 2017

Distribution headquarters honors Women’s History Month

Employees of DLA Distribution Headquarters in New Cumberland, Pennsylvania, celebrated Women’s History Month on March 22 with a presentation featuring Dr. Betty Moseley Brown, associate director of the Center for Women Veterans with the Department of Veterans Affairs. This year’s theme was “Honoring Trailblazing Women in Labor and Relations.”

March 23, 2017

Celebrating Trailblazing Women

The Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Logistics and Materiel Readiness Kristin French was the guest speaker for the Defense Logistics Agency Women’s History Month celebration in the McNamara Headquarters Complex at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, March 15.

March 23, 2017

Troop Support 'trailblazers' honored at Women's History Month program

Three Troop Support employees were honored for their contributions to the advancement of women during the Women's History Month program March 21. A local educator also spoke about American women who overcame challenges to advance in business and labor.

March 16, 2017

DLA’s first civilian woman vice director featured for Women’s History Month

Former DLA Vice Director Mae DeVincentis speaks about her career, which began in Philadelphia, in a video made in honor of Women's History Month. DeVincentis was inducted into Troop Support’s Hall of Fame in 2003.

March 1, 2017

DLA Land and Maritime recognizes women volunteers

DLA Land and Maritime recognizes women volunteers during the months of March and April in honor of Women’s History Month and National Volunteer Month. Volunteers are ordinary people who perform extraordinary work. It doesn’t take a great deal of time or sacrifice to make a difference in the life of someone else.