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Jan. 4, 2018

Mapmakers on Fort Bragg keep troops on the right path

As hurricanes Irma and Maria tore across parts of the United States last year, thousands of troops from several military installations prepared for humanitarian relief missions to clear roads, restore power and provide food and clean water. At the same time, a small team of Defense Logistics Agency civilians at Fort Bragg were working to ensure those deploying troops knew where they were going and where to go once they got there.

Jan. 4, 2018

Supporting 6th Fleet warfighters

Navy Cmdr. Josh Elston acted as the single Defense Logistics Agency Europe & Africa interface during the 6th Fleet 360 war game in Naples, Italy, Dec. 3-8.

Jan. 4, 2018

Document Services director retires after 38 years with organization

Steve Sherman, Information Operations’ Document Services director, retired Jan. 3 after 38 years of service. He was recognized for his service Dec. 12 at the Defense Logistics Agency Executive Board meeting, where he received a Distinguished Career Service Award.

Jan. 3, 2018

DLA Distribution personnel participate in Wreaths Across America Ceremony

Each December on National Wreaths Across America day, volunteers gather to remember the fallen, honor those who serve, and teach future generations about the cost of freedom.

Jan. 3, 2018

2018 Supplier Conference

Don't miss out on the next DLA Land and Maritime Supplier Conference & Exposition scheduled June 19 – 20, 2018 in Columbus, Ohio.

Jan. 2, 2018

Employee Spotlight: Rhonda Christie

DLA Aviation employee Rhonda Christie was recently featured in the "I am DLA" column of the agency's LOGLINES magazine.

Jan. 2, 2018

DLA Distribution Susquehanna Parachute Rigger Team conducts military free fall

On a cold and blustery late November day, Parachute Rigger team members from the DLA Distribution Susquehanna Pennsylvania, gathered to prepare for a military free fall qualification jump over Paddy’s field in the township of Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania.

Jan. 1, 2018

January is National Mentoring Month

At DLA Land and Maritime, there’s an active mentoring program within the workforce and the community. Mentoring is a personal enhancement strategy through which one person facilitates the development of another by sharing known resources, expertise, values, skills, perspectives, attitudes, and proficiencies. It allows the learner to build skills and knowledge while attaining goals for career development.

Jan. 1, 2018

USFK Civilian Employee of the Year

Defense Logistics Agency Energy Korea Inventory Management Specialist Kyu Sok Kwak was recognized as the 2017 United States Forces Korea Civilian Employee of the Year in the Administrator of the Year category during a ceremony at Yongsan Army Base, Seoul, South Korea, Sept. 20.