Archive: 2021

May 3, 2021

DLA takes center stage during virtual Small Business Networking Session

DLA provides Michigan small businesses with networking tools and educates them on government purchasing and selling capabilities.

April 29, 2021

Property disposal field offices to close

60 employee positions will be realigned over the coming year to optimize disposal network capacity and improve overall support to the warfighter.

April 23, 2021

Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services names the first of two Culture Champion alternatives

Environmental Protection Specialist Chris Aguas was recently selected as an alternate Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services “Culture Champion.”

April 22, 2021

Take your child to work day – pandemic edition

For much of our workforce at some point during the past year, it has been “take your child to work day” as we shifted to continue operations with max telework and schools/childcare closing/going virtual. As such, our workforce has shared with their children information about what they do.

April 20, 2021

New command video highlights reverse logistics

A recently-produced 4-minute information film outlines the mission and priorities of DLA Disposition Services and its global workforce.

April 14, 2021

DLA Disposition Service new Culture Champion introduced

Contracting Officer Len Hatton was recently named the new Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services “Culture Champion.”

April 7, 2021

Europe and Africa haz waste specialists undeterred by pandemic

The DLA contracting officer representatives who oversee removal of millions of pounds of waste from dozens of countries annually have adapted their methods to overcome a global threat.

April 5, 2021

Leadership Spotlight: Kathy Atkins-Nuñez

Get to know Kathy Atkins-Nuñez, DLA Disposition Services mid-America region director.

April 1, 2021

Teal Ribbon Relay highlights Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Sexual Assault Prevention and Response offices throughout the agency are encouraging employees to rack up more than a thousand miles of running and walking in support of this year’s awareness campaign.

March 31, 2021

Local professor shares history of women’s suffrage

“Reflecting on the Centennial of the 19th Amendment” shines a light on efforts to win American women the right to vote in the early 20th century.

March 30, 2021

Excess watercraft to serve below the waves

While the Air Force is well known for its aircraft, people in the Destin-Fort Walton Beach area of Florida will soon know more about one of its watercraft as the excess vessel becomes a new addition to an artificial reef.

March 25, 2021

DLA Services and National Guard get computers to students

New Hampshire Army National Guard elements recently turned over 100 excess computers to a local school through DOD’s Computers for Learning, administrated by Defense Logistics Agency Disposition Services.

March 23, 2021

New agency video highlights Pennsylvania property disposal

DLA Disposition Services Susquehanna demonstrates taxpayer savings and direct support to warfighters and other government agencies in a recent 4-minute online film.

March 22, 2021

40-year agency fixture calls it a day

A veritable walking encyclopedia of military property disposal experience and expertise will bid adieu when Carol Fix clocks out for the final time in late March.

March 21, 2021

Battle Creek traffic management specialist recognized

Brian Kemp was recently selected as a DLA Disposition Services Employee of the Quarter.