Elliott Palmer is a native of Raleigh, NC and works full time with the Raleigh Fire Department. He attended Broughton High School where he was 3x all-state, the 300m indoor, 200m and 4x100m outdoor. He would go on to study History in undergrad at the University of North Carolina at Pembroke, where he also participated in Track and Field. He now resides in Raleigh with his wife Jennifer Palmer and 2 kids. Elliott has spent the last 12 seasons (2005) coaching track at Broughton High School.. His specialties are in Long Jump, Triple Jump, Open Sprints, and Relays.