Charles E. Hewins

Major Charles E. Hewins, U.S. Air Force, is currently en route to serve in the J5 section of U.S. Africa Command Staff.  He was commissioned through ROTC and received a BS in Civil Engineering from at Colorado State University in 1999. In addition, Maj Hewins holds an MBA with an emphasis in Finance from TUI and a MA in Military Operational Art and Science from the Air Command and Staff College, Maxwell AFB, AL.  Prior to his current assignment, Maj Hewins served as the Chief of Executive Services for the 27th Special Operations Group, Cannon AFB, NM.

Despite the United States’ ongoing transition from the Middle East toward the Pacific, Africa remains strategically important to U.S. interests.