High achievers

Here’s a look at Postal Service employees who received appointments or recognition recently:

• De Priest G. Christon, a senior distribution operations manager at the Santa Clarita, CA, Processing and Distribution Center, was named the Los Angeles International Service Center’s acting plant manager.

• Karlett E. Gilbert, WestPac Region’s logistics operations director, was named Southern Region’s acting senior regional logistics director. Marc E. Kersey, Pacific Northwest Division’s logistics director, was named WestPac Region’s acting senior regional logistics director, while Dwayne D. Lewis, the Medford, OR, Processing and Distribution Center’s plant manager, was named Pacific Northwest Division’s acting logistics operations director.

• Pritha Mehra, chief information officer, received the first Megan J. Brennan Award for Excellence from Women in Logistics and Delivery Services, a nonprofit organization that promotes women’s leadership in the postal, delivery and logistics sectors.

On the Move,” a column that looks at executives and managers who are moving to new positions or retiring, appears regularly in Link.