Elliott is the chief financial officer of Controlled Products System Group, Inc. (CPSG), which distributes access control and security products from 15 branches in 10 states. Under his leadership, the company has been restored from severe financial distress into a thriving business. He has more than 20 years of management and financial experience. He previously worked for Big O Tires and Arthur Andersen.
Elliott has lived in Jefferson County since 1988. He is a former member of the Lakewood City Council. He was elected in 1999 and 2003, and has served as mayor pro tem and council president. He was elected to the Foothills Park and Recreation District Board in 1996 and served on Jefferson County's 2009 Citizen Budget Review Panel. A CPA, Elliott has a bachelor's degree in accounting from Bob Jones University, graduating magna cum laude.