Cleide is currently a PhD candidate at the department of Geoscience and Petroleum at NTNU, Trondheim, Norway. She is part of the group researches for Well Construction and Production Systems. She also has an undergraduate degree in Chemical engineering from the Eduardo Mondlane University, Mozambique.
She joined the SPE TRD board in 2017 as the membership chairperson. She is determined to make improvements in membership status for Trondheim section.