ANNISTON ARMY DEPOT, Ala. -- It is hard to believe 2018 is already coming to a close.Before the year ends, I want to thank all teammates for your hard work, dedicated service and resiliency. They have made a positive, lasting impact on me.To the members of the DLA Distribution Anniston, Ala., family, thank you for creating a strong sense of esprit de corps.Your Warfighter First focus made for a highly productive year and I hope you have a chance to reflect on our blessings of the past year.During your reflection, please remember the important work you do to support the warfighter and reflect on your individual and team accomplishments.As we move out to accomplish our shared goals for 2019, remember quality can make the significant difference to meet the needs of our warfighters.You are the collective professionals of distribution support and I expect you to use your skills, abilities, experience and leadership to meet our warfighter needs.Warfighter readiness and lethality doesn't happen without your commitment to overcoming challenges and obstacles.Most importantly, take care of yourself, your family and each other.In 2019, I am confident you will plan, prepare and execute beyond expectations. I'm a witness to your daily commitment, demonstrated professionalism and work ethic.Thank you again and I am proud to be a member of the DDAA family.From the Wennblom family to you and your family, happy holidays and best wishes in the New Year.