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LIEUTENANT COLONEL QUOC V. VO

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Lieutenant Colonel Quoc V. Vo currently serves as the 339th Recruiting Squadron Commander. The 339th RCS is located in Clinton Township, Michigan, and covers a 59,000 square-mile area that includes northern Ohio and northern Indiana. Their mission is to inspire, engage and recruit future qualified Airmen and Guardians to deliver air and space power for America.

Lieutenant Colonel Vo earned his commission through the Air Force Reserve Officer Training Corps Detachment 910 at the University of Washington in 2005.  He has served in multiple support roles within the acquisition and intelligence communities.

Lieutenant Colonel Vo has multiple deployments to Afghanistan in support of OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM and a deployment with the Joint Special Operations Air Component-Africa in support of special operations in Africa.

He is happily married to Ms. Du T. Nguyen and have a wonderful daughter named Hannah G. Vo

EDUCATION

2004
BS in Physics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2005
MS in Physics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2005
Air & Space Basic Course, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
2011
Squadron Officer School, Maxwell AFB, Alabama
2017
Air Command and Staff College, In Correspondence
 
ASSIGNMENTS
1. Jul 2005 - Feb 2008: Sodium Laser Physicist, Tactical Laser Branch, AFRL Directed Energy Directorate, Kirtland AFB NM
2. Feb 2008 – Jul 2008: Chemical Laser Physicist, Chemical Laser Branch, AFRL Directed Energy Directorate, Kirtland AFB NM
3. Aug 2008 - Aug 2011: AFROTC Instructor, Det 003 University of Houston, Houston TX
4. Aug 2011 - Sep 2012: Branch Chief, Combustion Devices Branch, AFRL Space Propulsion Directorate, Edwards AFB CA
5. Sep 2012 - May 2013: Student, Intelligence Officer Course, 315th Training Squadron, 17th Training Wing, Goodfellow AFB TX
6. May 2013 – Dec 2014: Mission Operations Commander, 11th Special Operations Intelligence Squadron, 1st Special Operations Wing, Hurlburt Field FL
7. Dec 2014 – Jun 2016: Special Tactics Intelligence Instructor, Special Tactics Training Squadron, 1st Special Operations Wing, Hurlburt Field FL
8. Jun 2016 – Nov 2017: Assistant Director of Operations, 705th Training Squadron, 505th Training Group, 505th Command and Control Wing, Hurlburt Field FL
9. Nov 2017 – Jun 2018: Director of Operations, 705th Training Squadron, Hurlburt Field FL
10. Jun 2018 – Sep 2020: Branch Chief, Joint Intelligence Plans, Joint Intelligence Directorate, United States Forces Korea, Seoul, Republic of Korea
11. Sep 2020 – Jul 2021: Deputy Division Chief, ISR Strategy and Plans Division, AFMC Intelligence Directorate, WPAFB OH
12: Jul 2021 – Jun 2023: Commander, 339th Recruiting Squadron, 360th Recruiting Group, Air Force Recruiting Services, Clinton Township MI
 
MAJOR AWARDS AND DECORATIONS
Defense Meritorious Service Medal
Air Force Meritorious Service Medal
Joint Service Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster
Air Force Commendation Medal with two oak leaf clusters
Army Commendation Medal with oak leaf cluster
Joint Service Achievement Medal
Air Force Achievement Medal with three oak leaf clusters
Army Achievement Medal
 
EFFECTIVE DATES OF PROMOTION
Second Lieutenant            Jun 2005
First Lieutenant                 Jun 2007
Captain                             Jun 2009
Major                                 Dec 2015
Lieutenant Colonel             Jun 2020                                                                                                             
 
(Updated 9 June 2021)