Eli Salazar graduated from Colorado State University Pueblo in 2002 with a B.S. in Mass Communications. In the fall of 2003, he attended the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences. Eli had the fortune of touring the US as a FOH engineer with many Punk and Heavy Metal bands, before spending time using his experience for sales in audio and music equipment in the Denver area. He then moved back to Arizona and spent 10 years teaching at the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences teaching Pro Tools, broadcasting and various recording classes. He joined AV Concepts with several of his former students who are also employed by the organization. Eli loves spending his time volunteering at his local church with audio setup in addition to playing guitar. Eli and his wife Kiesa have three awesome children: Judah, Caedence and Inez. And he’s an avid collector of guitars, action figures and Lego.