Elliot Ackerman is an American author, currently based out of Istanbul. He is the son of businessman Peter Ackerman and author Joanne Leedom-Ackerman and the brother of mathematician and wrestler Nate Ackerman. Wikipedia*
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Elliot Ackerman has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2011 Call-In as a Chief Operating Officer for the Americans Elect 2012. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2016 with an average of 1,755 views per program as a Captain for the U.S. Marine Corps.