Lieutenant Junior Grade Karl Ballard
Skilled fighter. Loyal to his friends, but his loyalty is hard earn. Family is extremely important to him. Believes strongly in Starfleet's mission. Has a clear view of right and wrong, there's no much gray area in his opinion. Wants to own a ranch in Texas...at some point after getting a Starship command of his own. Enjoys kickboxing, jogging, horseback riding, and old Earth 'western' movies. He's also a history buff.
2362- Born in Austin Texas
2369- Moved with family to Dodge City Kansas
2374- Moved with family to Starbase 47 when father re-entered Starfleet during the Dominion War
2375- Father killed aboard the USS Falcon during a raid on the Dominion Ketracel-White facility in the Pelosa system. Family moves back to the Austin Texas area on Earth.
2380- Enters Starfleet Academy
2384- Graduates from Starfleet Academy, Rank of Ensign. Assigned to Starbase 773 as a Security/Tactical Officer
2388- Promoted to Lieutenant JG and assigned to the USS Nomad as a Security/Tactical Officer