2024 Gala Honoree – S. Clintone “Q” Hinote

S. Clinton “Q” Hinote

Lt. Gen. S. Clinton Hinote, USAF (RET), a Three Star General, is an esteemed honoree at the PSAM Gala 2024. Throughout his military career, he piloted various aircraft, including F-16, F-117, A/T-38, and T-37. As the Deputy Chief of Staff, Strategy, Integration, and Requirements at the Headquarters, United States Air Force, Lt. Gen. Hinote plays a crucial role in shaping the future of the Air Force. He is recognized for his leadership skills and serves as a compelling spokesperson for the All-Domain Force of the Future. Lt. Gen. Hinote, also known as HAF A5, focuses on developing Air Force strategy and concepts, conducting strategic assessments, and ensuring the timely and effective operational capabilities required for future Airmen. His major awards and decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, Bronze Star Medal, and numerous others, showcasing his outstanding contributions to the military