Clinton was born and raised on Aruba, a small island that is located in the Caribbean and belongs to the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In 2014, Clinton has moved to the Netherlands to pursue higher education. Clinton has obtained his Bachelor and Master degree in Computer Science at Delft University of Technology. Currently, Clinton is pursuing his PhD under the supervision of Dr.ir. S.E. Verwer. Clinton is interested in research that touches upon the following topics: learning state machines, machine learning and artificial intelligence. His current research focusses on using learning techniques (e.g. learning state machines) to aid the development process of better software.