Lieutenant John Sterling

Name John Sterling

Position Chief Operations Officer

Rank Lieutenant


  • 4 Mission Posts

Last Post

Sun Nov 26th, 2017 @ 6:36pm

Character Information

Gender Male
Species Human
Age 27

Physical Appearance

Height 6'1"
Weight 210 lbs
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Blue
Physical Description John is physically fit.
He has no scars or tattoos.
His posture is erect.


Mother Lisa Sterling

Personality & Traits

General Overview John is outgoing and easy to talk to.
Strengths & Weaknesses Strengths:
Dedicated to his job.

Sensitive about his family situation.
Ambitions 1. To live another day.

2. To be in command of a ship.

3. To make Admiral.
Hobbies & Interests Loves to play poker.

Drinks, but not to excess.


Personal History John was born on Earth, in the South Dakota area of the United States.

Johns' mother was a secretary at Starfleet Headquarters. When she was 24, she had an affair with a married Captain stationed at HQ. The officer made it quite clear he didn't want anything to do with his son.

His mother couldn't return to her family in Boston, so she moved to South Dakota, where she found work, had her son and raised him.

John grew up not knowing anything about his father.

He attended the local schools.

He hunted, fished and skied, cause that's what you do in South Dakota.

His schoolwork and grades were satisfactory.

He was accepted at the local college, where his grades started picking up.

In his freshman year, at "Career Week", a starfleet officer arrived telling the students about all things starfleet. He spoke with the officer, a woman, who said that he could, depending on his grade, he too could have a career in starfleet. Intrigued, he spoke with his guidance counselor, and his mother, and he applied. First time he applied, he was turned down cause of his grades, but by his 2nd year, he reapplied and was accepted.
Service Record Cadet Sterling entered Starfleet Academy at age 20.

In his first year at the Academy, he selected a "General Studies" course because he wasn't sure what area he wanted to concentrate on. His grades his first year were above average.

In his 2nd year, he selected "Starship Operations" as his major. He also joined the Academy Glee Club, the Track Team and Mixed Martial Arts team. His grades the second year were well above average.

In his 3rd year, the Glee Club, the Track Team and the Mixed Martial Arts team all won divisional championships. John won several awards for academic excellence. His 3rd year grades were in the top 15 percentile.

In his senior year, Cadet Sterling won The Commandant's Award For Academic Excellence, a coveted prize for seniors.

Cadet Sterling graduated in the top 7% of the class.

Ensign Sterling was posted to the USS Hercules as an Operations Officer. Promoted to Lieutenant Junior Grade 9 months later.

Lieutenant JG Sterling transferred to the USS Bosie as the Assistant Chief Operations Officer.

1 year later, promoted to Lieutenant and assigned USS Kumari as Chief Operations Officer.