After retiring the first time in 1995, Forest became invested in several businesses from Hawaii to Russia. Forest currently manages Elite Holdings, a Western Investment Company with investments in Russia. Forest resides with his wife and children in Highland Park and has been a resident since 2004. He recently ran, unsuccessfully, for the Park Board and is active in many community activities.
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