Eliot Lear is a Principle Engineer at Cisco Systems. He works on open standards engagements, identity management, and technology policy. Eliot is a long-standing IETF participant and has helped to produce many RFCs, which cover a broad spectrum of topics, ranging from the handling of private network addresses to how we manage zone information. Eliot also chaired several activities over the years, including the Namespace Research Group (NSRG) in the Internet Research Task Force.
Eliot’s IETF profile provides more detail.