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Lieutenant Commander Dastan Alexander

Name Dastan Matthew Alexander Ph.D

Position Executive Officer

Rank Lieutenant Commander


Basic Information

Full Name Dastan Matthew Alexander
Date of Birth 03/17/2362
Age 27
Place of Birth Cardiff, UK, Earth
Gender Male
Species Human

Physical Appearance

Height 5'10"
Weight 170lbs
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Blue
Physical Description Dastan has his mother's majestic blue eyes with his father's dark brown hair and stern face. He has a thin beard, the same color as his hair with a hint of blond throughout. His hair grew to just below his ears. He is lean built with slight muscular definition.

Personality & Traits

General Overview Dastan appears to many as a gruff individual, but once you get to know him he is caring, outgoing, and somewhat childish. Even since his days at Starfleet Academy, he has been known to play practical jokes. He is well known for his sarcasm and charm. He has a charming disposition and is a hopeless romantic. Dastan is pan-sexual and has had several relationships looking for his soul mate.
Strengths & Weaknesses Dastan has been declared a scientific genius by his superiors. He is sharp minded, quick thinker. He's never been afraid to get his hands dirty. His biggest weakness is sarcasm. Sometimes he makes people mad, not knowing if he's being serious or not. This has been a common trait among his brothers too.
Ambitions Dastan's sole ambition is to command a starship. He has been moving up through the ranks and hopes to soon be an Executive Officer for a taste of command.
Hobbies & Interests Dastan has a wide variety of hobbies which include Mok'bara: enjoys training in the Klingon martial arts style as well as training with a bat'leth, music: plays the drums and guitar, reading: prefers to read classic Earth fiction, teaching: enjoys teaching and training others in the science field and as first responders, learning: Always interested in learning new things in and outside the science fields.

Family

Father Admiral Robert Alexander
Mother Marcia Alexander MD
Brother(s) James Alexander & Marcus Alexander, MD
Sister(s) Evelyn Alexander
Family Details Dastan is the youngest of children of Admiral Robert Alexander and Marcia Alexander, MD. He has two older brothers and a younger sister. The family traveled across the galaxy due to the father’s various Starfleet assignments. The family were exposed to countless alien species. Their mother would work on the various planets with Doctors Without Borders. The Alexander family became well known. The children grew up both the elite and in the slums of the worlds. These influenced Dastan greatly.

Personal History

Personal History Dastan was born on Earth in Cardiff, UK. His family traveled across the Federation because of his father’s various Starfleet assignments. Being the youngest of four siblings, Dastan set out to separate himself from his siblings. He developed a love for science at an early age. While living in the Raeyan Sector, Dastan developed a love xenolinguistics due to all the species coming in and out of the sector. He was often sneak down to the Canteen on Starbase 611 and listen to the various conservations. When the Dominion War broke out, the Alexander family was broken apart. Rear Admiral Alexander was assigned to the Cardassian Front as adjunct to Admiral Ross. Marcia and the children, against her husband’s wishes, were near the front lines working for medical relief. Dastan was only 9 but he spend the war years developing his skills at science and medicine. He became a certified medic along with his middle brother Marcus. After the war, the Alexander family was reunited and returned to Earth. Dastan followed in his father’s footsteps and enrolled in Starfleet Academy in 2379 at the age of 17. He majored in biochemistry with a minor in Xenolinguistics. He surpassed his classmates and graduated a year early. Actually graduating in the class with his brother. He graduated top of his class in 2382 with certifications in biology, biochemistry, communications, diplomacy, general science, and paramedicine. After graduation, he attended Cambridge University and obtained his Doctorate in Biochemistry within two years. Dastan was quickly assigned to the USS Annapolis as a Junior Science Officer. He quickly was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Junior Grade and promoted to Assistant Chief Science Officer on the USS Athena. He was then promoted to full Lieutenant and assigned as Chief Science Officer and Communications Officer. He became very close to his commanding officer, Captain Elizabeth Zesis. She saw great potential in Dastan and convinced him to attend the command academy. His CO then assigned him as the ships Second Officer. He served as Chief Science Officer for two years on the USS Athena. He was then promoted to the rank of Lieutenant Commander and received orders from Starfleet Command to report to the USS Shanghai as the ships Executive Officer.
Medical History Minor medical conditions throughout his service. Maintains health well being. Obtained a broken wrist at 11 from playing with older brothers. Healed with no problems.

Personnel Data


Starfleet Records

Education and Training Starfleet Academy 2379-2382
Cambridge University 2382-2384 Ph.D in Biochemistry
Field Medic Training
Xenolinguistic Specialist
Biology, Biochemistry, & General Science Specialist
Service Record 2379: Enrolled in Starfleet Academy
2382: Graduated Starfleet Academy; Class Rank 1 of 232
2382: Enrolled Cambridge University
2384: Graduated Cambridge University
2384: Assigned to USS Annapolis as Junior Science Officer
2385: Promoted from Ensign to Lieutenant (Junior Grade)
2386: Assigned to USS Athena as Assistant Chief Science Officer,
Promoted to Lieutenant
2387: Assigned to USS Athena as Chief Science & Communication Officer
2389: Assigned to USS Shanghai as Executive Officer
Promoted to Lieutenant Commander
Language Proficiency Federation Standard, Currently speaks 37 known languages.