Clinton is the Studio Head, Owner and Creative Director of Dekogon Studios. Previously an artist at Microsoft Studio's The Coalition, Bethesda's Battlecry Studios, KIXEYE, Army Game Studio, Midwinter Entertainment, and various other independent studios; Clinton’s primary focus is environment art, shader development, and art direction. Credits include Gears of War 4 and 5, and Scavengers.
Clinton has also released multiple online video tutorials as well as a textbook with a focus on game art development for Unreal Engine. He 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.