Elle Ekman is Senior National Security Fellow at the American Economic Liberties Project and a Marine Corps Officer.
She spent several years working in the Indo-Pacific, to include a deployment in support of US humanitarian relief efforts, and has held multiple positions in the DC area conducting analysis to identify future Marine Corps capabilities and working to leverage data to inform decision makers.
Elle has submitted comments to the FTC to highlight how right to repair restrictions affect the military and has been published in the New York Times, The Marine Corps Gazette, and Proceedings.
Elle is a graduate of the United States Naval Academy and studied Operations Research at the Naval Postgraduate School. Her family is from Texas.