Elliott handles media relations for the Nuclear Power and Global Security programs. He also regularly writes for the Huffington Post and other publications on UCS-related topics. Prior to joining UCS, Elliott was the Washington communications director for the Natural Resources Defense Council, a foreign news editor at National Public Radio, the managing editor of American Journalism Review, and the editor of Nuclear Times and Public Citizen magazines. Besides the Huffington Post, his articles have appeared in Alternet, the Atlantic Monthly, Columbia Journalism Review, EcoWatch, The Hill, Live Science, Mother Earth News, The Nation, The Progressive, Roll Call, Washington City Paper, and the Washington Post. He holds a master's degree in journalism from Columbia University.