Clayton has been studying the natural world and natural history most of his life. He dreamed of being a naturalist since he was a boy.
After graduating from college with a BA in drawing and painting, he landed his first job as a naturalist for Lovelife Environmental Education Program.
He has worked for several environmental concerns since, including California State Parks, East Bay Regional Parks District and Alameda Resource Conservation District.
Currently, he is working for the Golden Gate Audubon as a Youth Education Program Manager.
He has worked as a naturalist for a cumulative 10 years. He loves what he does, and is always looking to educate others about the natural world and how it works.