Clinton is currently is a senior environment artist at Microsoft Studio's : The Coalition located in Vancouver, BC, Canada working on Gears of War 4.Previously an artist at Bethesda's Battlecry Studios, KIXEYE, Army Game Studio, and various other contract projects with independent studios; Clinton’s primary focus is environment art, shader development, and art direction. Clinton has also released multiple online video tutorials, educational articles, and web classes in collaboration with CG Master Academy (CGMA) and Digital Tutors. In 2016 he released a textbook with Sam's Publishing with a focus on game art development for Unreal engine.
Clinton completed his Masters of Fine Art in Interactive and Game Design and Bachelors of Fine Art in Animation at Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD), in Savannah, Georgia. Prior to SCAD, he received his Bachelors of Fine Art in Graphic Design at Longwood University, located in Farmville, Virginia. Clinton was born and raised in Suffolk, Virginia, USA.