A fourth generation native to San Diego, Elliot left our beautiful area to attend the United States Military Academy at West Point. Upon graduation, he was commissioned as a Combat Engineer officer serving in Korea, Turkey, Kuwait, Iraq, Egypt, and Kyrgyzstan. After his stint on active duty he returned home with his wife to start a family. He currently is a Colonel in the Army Reserves and works as a Vice President for CP Technologies providing Combat Proven Systems for the Defense Industry.
When he is not entertaining his two small kids, Elliot served as the West Point Field Force Liaison for San Diego recruiting prospective candidates for the Academy. He is also on served on Congressman Issa's Academy nomination committee for 6 years. He is a past President of the West Point Society of San Diego and a LIfe member of the American Legion.