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Sam Archer   |  

Lieutenant Sam Archer


Samuel John Archer
Lieutenant

USS Enterprise-D -- (Galaxy-class)
Chief Public Affairs Officer



SPECIES: -- Human
GENDER: -- Male

CURRENT AGE: -- 34

BIRTHDATE: -- March 20, 2329

HOME PLANET: -- Earth -- (Sol System)
PLACE OF BIRTH: -- Brillion, Wisconsin, United States of America

MARITAL STATUS: -- Single

NATIVE LANGUAGE: -- English
OTHER LANGUAGES: -- --

RELIGIOUS FAITH: -- Christian / Lutheran



PERSONALITY TRAITS:
  • Artistic Talent -- (He possesses an unusually high level of creativity and imagination.)
  • Confident -- (He is sure of himself in his abilities and actions.)
  • Conservative -- (He is resistant to change, and adheres to doctrine)
  • Faithful -- (He draws great comfort and support from his faith.) 
  • Followers -- (He has a large, determined fan base as a commercial author/writer.)
  • Lucky -- (He is exceptionally favored by good fortune.)



STARFLEET STATUS:
  • Active Duty -- (next service decision date = June 1, 2368)



PROFESSIONAL TRAINING:

2348-2352 --- Starfleet Academy -- (Starfleet Academy, Earth)
2357-2357 --- Branch Officer Training -- (Starfleet Academy, Earth)
2357-2357 --- Public Affairs Training -- (Starfleet Academy, Earth)



STARFLEET ACADEMY:

GRADUATED: -- May, 2352
STATUS: -- Passed

MAJOR: -- Science (History)

ADVANCED TRAINING:
-- Advanced Historical Training

SPORTS:
-- Baseball
-- Cycling
-- Parrises Squares

EXTRA-CURRICULAR:
-- Starfleet Academy Ambassador
-- Writing Club
-- Alternate History Club
-- Holography Group
-- Lutheran Fellowship Ministry



STARFLEET SERVICE RECORD:

2352-2354 --- Blackrock Station -- (Regula-class space station) -- NA
------------------ Ensign /// Science Officer (Historian)
------------------ Uniform = Blue

2354-2357 --- USS Magellan -- (Constellation-class) -- NCC-1904
------------------ Ensign - Lieutenant (JG) /// Science Officer (Historian)
------------------ Uniform = Blue

2357-2361--- San Francisco Fleet Yards -- (shipyards in orbit of Earth)
------------------ Lieutenant /// Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red

2361-2362 --- USS Valdemar -- (Ambassador-class) -- NCC-2104
------------------ Lieutenant /// Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red

2362-2363 --- Starfleet Command -- (Starfleet HQ, Earth) -- NA
------------------Lieutenant /// Starfleet Administration Officer (Public Affairs)
------------------Uniform = Red

2363-Pres ---- USS Enterprise -- (Galaxy-class) -- NCC-1701-D
------------------ Lieutenant /// Chief Public Affairs Officer
------------------ Uniform = Red



DECORATIONS:
  • Exceptional Service Medal (2355) -- USS Magellan
  • Starfleet Commendation (2356) -- USS Magellan
  • Starfleet Commendation (2357) -- USS Magellan



PERSONAL TIMELINE:

2329 -- Born in Brillion, WI, Earth on March 20.
2346 -- Fails to win appointment to Starfleet Academy on his first attempt.
2347 -- Receives a Secretary appointment to attend Starfleet Academy.
2348 -- August – Enters Starfleet Academy (age 19).
2350 -- Starfleet introduces TNG uniforms.
2352 -- May – Graduates from Starfleet Academy. Passed. Promoted to Ensign.
2352 -- Assigned to Blackrock Station as a science officer (historian).
2354 -- Assigned to USS Magellan as a science officer (historian).
2354 -- 1st novel, “The Girl in the Shadows” is released. It becomes a modest seller.
2355 -- Awarded an Exceptional Service Medal.
2356 -- Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant (JG).
2356 -- Awarded a Starfleet Commendation.
2357 -- Awarded a Starfleet Commendation.
2357 -- Promoted to the rank of Lieutenant.
2357 -- Attends Branch Officer Training at Starfleet Academy on Earth.
2357 -- Attends Public Affairs Training at Starfleet Academy on Earth.
2357 -- Assigned to San Francisco Fleet Yards as a public affairs officer.
2359 -- 2nd novel, “Terra Nova” (book 1) is released. It becomes a good seller.
2360 -- June 1 – Starfleet 8-year commitment expires. Renews for +8 years.
2361 -- Assigned to USS Valdemar as a public affairs officer.
2361 -- Receives a reprimand for standing up to a verbally abusive ambassador.
2362 -- Assigned to Starfleet Command as a Starfleet administration officer (PAO).
2362 -- 3rd novel, “Terra Nova” (book 2) is released. It becomes a best seller.
2363-- Assigned to USS Enterprise-D as chief public affairs officer



FAMILY RECORD:

SPOUSE: -- none

CHILDREN: -- none

PETS: -- none

FATHER: -- Thomas Archer -- (writer -- Milwaukee, WI, USA, Earth)

MOTHER: -- Olivia Archer -- (homemaker -- Milwaukee, WI, USA, Earth)

BROTHER:
-- Joel Archer -- (Starfleet Marine -- Starfleet service) -- (2 years younger)

SISTERS:
-- Lilian Archer -- (writer/historian -- Earth) -- (3 years younger)
-- Elizabeth Martin -- (stay-at-home mom -- Earth) -- (5 years younger)



SKILLS & ABILITIES:

EXPERT SKILLS (5) -- (top skills):
  • Creative Expression (Creative Writing)
  • Computer (Starfleet Modern)
  • History (Federation)
  • Personal Equipment (PADD)
  • Social Science (Public Affairs)

ADVANCED SKILLS (4):
  • Artistic Expression (Holography)
  • Athletics (Baseball)
  • Athletics (Parrises Squares)
  • History (Starfleet)
  • Religion (Christian / Lutheran)

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS (3):
  • Command (Personnel Leadership)
  • Computer (Holographic Programming)
  • Culture (Earth, American)
  • History (Human Spaceflight)
  • Knowledge (Starfleet Academy)
  • Law (Starfleet Regulations)
  • Literature, Earth (The Bible)
  • Shipboard Systems (Holo Systems)
  • Social Science (Communication)
  • Social Science (Journalism)
  • Social Science (Starfleet Traditions)
  • World Knowledge (Earth, Sol System)

QUALIFIED SKILLS (2):
  • (not publicly available)

MINIMUM PROFICIENCY SKILLS (1):
  • (not publicly available)



BOOKS PUBLISHED:

The Girl in the Shadows” – (2354) – (modest seller)
-----------------The story of a young woman on a Federation colony world.

Terra Nova” (book 1) – (2359) – (good seller)
-----------------The epic story of a colony, and its struggles to survive far from Earth.

Terra Nova” (book 2) – (2362) – (best seller)
-----------------The epic story of a colony, and its struggles to survive far from Earth.