Chief Master Sergeant Clint Campbell

Chief Master Sergeant Clint T. Campbell is the Command Chief Master Sergeant, 24th Special Operations Wing (24 SOW), Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Field, Fla.  He is the principle advisor to the wing commander on the health and welfare, professional development, training, combat readiness, discipline, and effective utilization of the organization’s enlisted personnel. The 24 SOW is comprised of two Special Tactics groups and a training squadron with more than 1,500 assigned special operations Battlefield Airmen and combat support personnel encompassing 58 Air Force specialties.

Chief Master Sergeant Campbell grew up in Jacksonville, Florida and enlisted in the Air Force in August 2002.  He volunteered to be a TACP Airman and attended technical school at Hurlburt Field, Florida.  Upon completion of technical school, Army Airborne School, and Air Force Basic Survival Course he was stationed at the 14th Air Support Operations Squadron (ASOS), Pope Air Force Base (AFB), North Carolina, where he remained for 4 years.  Upon returning from his third deployment he chose to cross train into USAF Combat Control. After completion of the two year pipeline, Sergeant Campbell was stationed at the 23rd Special Tactics Squadron (STS), the 724th Operations Support Squadron (OSS), the 321st STS, the 26th STS, and the 320th STS, deploying an additional four times in various special operations mission sets. Prior to assuming his current position, he was the Senior Enlisted Leader for the 720th STG, Hurlburt Field Fla.


1999 High School Diploma, Green Cove Springs, Fla.
2006 Airman Leadership School, Pope Air Force Base, NC
2013 Associates Degree, Community College of the Air Force
2014 Noncommissioned Officers Academy, Tyndall AFB, Fla.
2015 Joint Senior Noncommissioned Officer PME Course, by-correspondence
2017 Senior Noncommissioned Officers Academy, Maxwell AFB, Ala.
‚Äč2018 Joint Special Operations Forces Senior Enlisted Academy, MacDill AFB, Fla.
2021 Command Chief Training Course, Joint Base Andrews, Md. 
2022 Enterprise Leadership Course, University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill, N.C.
2022 Joint Special Operations University, Summit Course, MacDill AFB, Fla. 


  1. August 2002 – September 2002, USAF Basic Military Training
  2. September 2002 – June 2003, Tactical Air Control Party Trainee, multiple training locations within CONUS
  3. June 2003 – October 2006, Tactical Air Control Party, 14 ASOS, Pope Air Force Base, NC
  4. October 2006 – September 2007, NCOIC Battalion Tactical Air Control Party, 14 ASOS, Pope AFB, NC
  5. September 2007 – August 2009, Combat Control Trainee, multiple training locations within CONUS
  6. August 2009 – April 2012, Combat Control Operator, 23 STS, Hurlburt Field, Fla.
  7. April 2012 – June 2015, Flight Chief, Exercise Directorate, 724 OSS, Pope AAF, NC
  8. June 2015 – June 2017, Flight Chief, 321 STS, RAF Mildenhall, UK
  9. June 2017 – May 2019, Operations Superintendent, 26 STS, Cannon AFB, NM
  10. May 2019 – July 2020, Squadron Superintendent, 320 STS, Kadena AFB, Japan
  11. July 2020 – July 2022, Group Superintendent, 720th Special Tactics Group, Hurlburt Field, Fla.
  12. July 2022 – Present, Command Chief, 24th Special Operations Wing, Hurlburt Field, Fla.


Silver Star
Bronze Star with oak leaf cluster
Purple Heart
Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Meritorious Service Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Joint Service Commendation Medal
Air Force Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster
Air Force Achievement Medal with Valor Device
2012 Jewish Institute for National Security award

(Current as of July 2022)