Dec. 15, 2016
Graduates on right pathway to career in warfighter support
More than 50 participants in DLA's Pathways to Career Excellence Program took the next step to a successful career during their graduation ceremony in Philadelphia Dec. 13.
Dec. 14, 2016
Employees bring holiday joy to local schoolchildren
Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support employees, known for providing critical supplies to warfighters, supplied gifts, games and cheer to local students during the annual Children’s Holiday Party Dec. 8.
Dec. 7, 2016
Strength in numbers: acquisition professionals gather for interagency meeting
Local acquisition professionals from more than a dozen federal agencies, including Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, attended the Mid-Atlantic Acquisition Council Training Symposium in Philadelphia Nov. 30.
Dec. 5, 2016
Senior DOD leaders discuss clothing and textiles support
ALEXANDRIA, Va. —
Senior logistics leaders from the Department of Defense, including Defense Logistics Agency and military services, discussed clothing and textiles management during an executive board meeting Nov. 17.
Nov. 23, 2016
DLA, DHA, services collaborate to improve military healthcare through standardization
Medical standardization across DOD improves clinical outcomes, enhances readiness and training, controls costs and improves DOD-wide interoperability, a DHA official said as more than 100 military medical professionals gathered in Philadelphia recently for a standardization workshop.
Nov. 15, 2016
Linguist encourages workforce to embrace indigenous cultures during annual Native American observance
America’s indigenous cultures should be embraced, the guest speaker at the annual National American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month observance told NSA Philadelphia employees Nov. 10.
Nov. 7, 2016
USMC commandant sees DLA support of Marines during Philly visit
The Marine Corps’ highest-ranking officer visited DLA Troop Support Nov. 2 to learn more about the organization and how it supports America’s Marines.
Nov. 3, 2016
Troop Support emphasizes inclusion during annual disability expo
About 500 DLA Troop Support employees took the opportunity to learn more about how people with disabilities support the warfighter during the annual National Disability Employment Awareness Month Expo and AbilityOne Day event Oct. 26.
Oct. 28, 2016
Food advisor adds nutritional value to Subsistence
Subsistence’s first nutritionist has helped DLA Troop Support offer healthier food items to military customers since arriving two years ago. Army Lt. Col. Debra Hernandez is a registered dietitian with more than 25 years of experience.
Oct. 27, 2016
Commentary: My first week with DLA
Shawn J. Jones is in his second week in DLA Troop Support's Corporate Communications office. While he's just beginning his DLA career, he's been with DLA for almost two decades.