Steve Elliott is a nationally recognized Internet communications specialist and grassroots political leader. He is the President of Grassfire.org, one of the nation’s largest online grassroots citizen action networks which has grown in just a few years to more than one million active participants.
Grassfire.org has presented more than 22 million petitions on a wide variety of grassroots issues. For several months, Grassfire has been leading the grassroots effort calling on the President to pardon imprisoned U.S. Border Patrol agents Ignacio Ramos and Jose Compean. Grassfire has rallied over 325,000 “Pardon The Agents” petitions and team members have flooded the White House and Congress with over 40,000 faxes and tens of thousands of phone calls.
Steve has been a guest on dozens of radio and television shows including Fox News’ Neil Cavuto, CNN, CNBC, Alan Colmes, Mike Gallagher, Glenn Beck and Janet Parshall. He is the author of The Grassfire Effect: How One Small Spark Can Change Your World (2005: Broadman & Holman) and 21 Supreme Court Issues Facing America (2006). A graduate of Regent University (M.A. Public Policy), Steve resides in Virginia with his wife, Stacy and their five children.