Where did you serve and what did you do?
Eli retired last year after 26 years of honorable service, the majority of which was in 3rd Special Forces Group. His experience as a Noncommissioned Officer spanned multiple continents and 9 deployments. HE is known in the community for his ability to develop meaningful relationships that benefit the organization and the mission. MSG (Ret) Monroe has never met a stranger and his genuine care for his soldiers is what he will be remembered for.
How are you #StillServing?
Before retiring, Eli founded a nonprofit focused on helping Special Operations Entrepreneurs start their own businesses call Always Further. Although still in its nascent stages, it has already helped multiple veteran entrepreneurs and plans to continue growing and making an impact. Eli’s leadership is pivotal to the organization.
Why do you do it?
He is passionate about helping veterans find fulfillment through business ownership. Eli is the Vice President and Director of Outreach for Always Further.