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Archive: March, 2017

March 2, 2017

Myers named DLA’s NCO of the Quarter

Defense Logistics Agency names Tech. Sgt. Lashaundra Myers as Non-Commissioned Officer of the 1st Quarter of 2017 for her personal and work accomplishments.

March 2, 2017

Aircrew flight equipment: life support for aviators

Logistics In Action: Article originally appeared on the 403rd Wing website — Infrared light flashes like an invisible firefly – only seen through night vision goggles equipped with specialized sensors. Those goggles have the potential to save lives and the 403rd Operations Support Squadron’s Aircrew Flight Equipment section is charged with their care.

March 2, 2017

DLA Land and Maritime Level I Mentees graduate the mentorship program

Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime hosted the Level I Mentoring Program graduation ceremony and reception Mar. 1 at Defense Supply Center Columbus. “The Level I Mentoring Program provides the opportunity for employees to find their niche in the organization, build strategic relationships and gain a broader perspective of DLA’s mission and future,” said guest speaker and program graduate JoAnn Phillips.

March 2, 2017

Troop Support launches dedicated nuclear enterprise support

A team has been formed at DLA Troop Support to focus on the sustainment of the Defense Department's nuclear capabilities. The Nuclear Enterprise Support Office will coordinate the support that Troop Support’s five supply chains provide to nuclear weapons systems platforms.

March 1, 2017

Black History Month observance delves into black education crisis

Defense Logistics Agency Aviation’s Engineering Directorate hosted a Black History Month observation illustrating the hardships black students still face in the commonwealth of Virginia at an event Feb. 21 in the Frank B. Lotts Conference Center on Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia.

March 1, 2017

DSCC Child Development Center reopens as in-sourced DoD entity

After more than 10 months of preparation, the Child Development Center (CDC) on Defense Supply Center Columbus reopened Feb. 27 as a fully in-sourced Department of Defense operation.

March 1, 2017

Pilot leadership course provides tools for effective supervision

More than 30 supervisors learned leadership lessons and tools for effective supervision during DLA Troop Support’s first Leadership Academy Feb. 21-23 in Philadelphia.

March 1, 2017

Women's History Month Highlight

March is Women's History Month and DLA welcomes an opportunity to celebrate the amazing women who work for and have worked for the agency.

March 1, 2017

Troop Support commander discusses leadership with Rutgers cadets

The commander of DLA Troop Support emphasized the importance of military fundamentals to ROTC cadets at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, New Jersey, Feb. 23.

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.