Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Clinton Hinote draws on a distinguished career spanning over 30 years in the United States Air Force at the tactical, operational, and strategic levels. Prior to his retirement, Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Hinote served as both the Deputy Chief of Staff, Strategy, Integration, and Requirements at Air Force Futures and Deputy Executive Director of the Air Force Warfighting Integration Capability (AFWIC). He also served as Military Assistant to the Deputy Secretary of Defense and commanded in Germany and South Korea. He holds a Ph.D. in military strategy from Air University, a master’s degree in public policy from Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government and is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Weapons School, Air Command and Staff College, and the School of Advanced Air and Space Studies.