The MWR Team

Defense Logistics Agency’s (DLA) Family and Morale, Welfare and Recreation (MWR) provides programs and services designed to foster readiness, and enhance the lives of Warfighters, families, Civilians and Retirees and other eligible patrons. Our work is vital to DLA, America’s combat logistics support agency that is solution oriented, efficient, and resilient. MWR employees strive to deliver the highest quality programs and services that range from Business Operations, Child and Youth Programs, Family Advocacy, Outdoor Recreation, and Sports and Fitness activities. Our programs relieve stress, build strength and resilience, and help the DLA workforce stay physically, mentally, and financially fit.


Key Leaders

Mr. Christopher Conkle
Staff Director
Ms. Ahawana Williams
Deputy Staff Director (Acting)
Ms. Cassandra Franklin
Chief, Child and Youth Programs
Ms. Laurie Brown Chief, Family Programs
Ms. Ahawana Williams Chief, NAF Contracting
Ms. Christina Darensbourg Chief, Business and Recreation
Mr. Roger Verville Chief, Information Technology

Director, Family and MWR Programs

Ms. Tiffany Schmidt
Battle Creek, Michigan

Mr. Steve Coulson

Columbus, Ohio
Mr. Sultan MuhammadHeadquarters Complex (Ft. Belvoir, Virginia)
Ms. Dana SpaldingNew Cumberland, Pennsylvania (Susquehanna)
Mr. Danny SullivanSan Joaquin, California
Ms. Ursula HickoxRichmond, Virginia