Subject: Riker, William Thomas
Species: Human / Male
Rank: Lieutenant Commander
Born: 2335, Earth, Valdez, Alaska
Lt. Commander William Riker has served on numerous Starfleet vessels. His first assignment was aboard the U.S.S. Pegasus. Following a short term on the planet Betazed, Riker served as a lieutenant on the U.S.S. Potemkin. His valorous leadership and command of a successful rescue mission to planet Nevala IV resulted in his promotion to Lt. Commander. After transferring to the U.S.S. Hood, Riker assumed the duties of executive officer. He turned down the opportunity to command the U.S.S. Drake and accepted an executive officership aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D, serving under Captain Jean-Luc Picard. Riker has declined command appointments aboard the U.S.S. Aries and U.S.S. Melbourne, favoring to continue his career under the leadership of Captain Picard. He has currently assumed the duties of captain, following the disappearance of Picard into the mysterious space anomaly, known as the Nexus Ribbon.