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June 4, 2018

Founder of local architecture firm speaks during Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month event

From growing up in a leper colony in South Korea to having two heart transplants, the guest speaker at an Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month event May 24 shared his experiences overcoming life’s obstacles.

May 22, 2018

Leaders use new quarterly assessments, collaboration to promote health of the agency

The Defense Logistics Agency has a new recipe for organizational health and employee well-being. Staff and leaders from various offices are collaborating to spot trends that signal areas for improvement and to develop solutions through regular Health of the Agency assessments.

July 29, 2017

Federal Employees, Interns Receive Annual WRP Award

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the Department of Defense website — The Army, along with five federal employees and interns, received the 2017 Judith C. Gilliom Award during the annual Workforce Recruitment Program awards ceremony and networking event at the U.S. Access Board in Washington.

May 12, 2017

A promise to Mom: Researcher, physician talks about preventing, detecting, treating cancer

A renowned oncologist shared his personal experiences, cancer-prevention advice and an overview of the latest treatments May 10, in recognition of Asian/Pacific Heritage Month.

Feb. 24, 2017

Leaders share experiences, advice to commemorate African American History Month

Leaders from four McNamara Headquarters Complex agencies shared their leadership experiences to celebrate African American History Month, Feb. 22 at the McNamara Auditorium.

Sept. 22, 2016

Inclusion, diversity key parts of America’s future, says State Department official

The federal government’s need for diverse, talented and resilient men and women has never been greater, a human resources director for the U.S. Department of State said during a Hispanic Heritage Month observance at the McNamara Headquarters Complex Sept. 21.

Aug. 25, 2016

Employees celebrate women’s right to vote

Defense Logistics Agency employees gathered to celebrate women’s right to vote and commemorate their struggles and triumphs to gain what today is a fundamental right for Americans during a Women’s Equality Day event held at the McNamara Headquarters Complex, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Aug. 24.

March 17, 2016

Women leaders participate in panel discussion at McNamara Headquarters Complex

The McNamara Headquarters Complex hosted a panel presentation, “Working to Form a More Perfect Union: Honoring Women in Public Service and Government," in honor of Women’s History Month on March 16.

Nov. 16, 2015

DLA Energy employee finds fulfillment in rotation program

A DLA Energy employee is motivated by leadership and workforce development programs that propel individuals into a new purpose.

May 20, 2015

A hand up, not a handout

The program analysis master planning branch chief for Defense Logistics Agency Energy is leading the effort to implement a tablet- and desktop-based remote interpretive service for deaf employees across the agency.