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Commander Cody Barnett

Name Cody Michael Barnett

Rank Commander

Character Information

Gender Male
Species Human
Age 34

Physical Appearance

Height 6'0 Feet
Weight 190 Pounds
Hair Color Brown
Eye Color Brown
Physical Description Physically, Cody is in pretty good shape. He is tall with fair skin, brown hair and brown eyes. He goes to the gym on a regular basis, but not to lift weights. He likes to tone his body, and do a lot of cardio workouts and running, almost to the point of obsession.


Spouse Kiera Barnett (McAlister)
Children Non
Father Harrold Barnett
Mother Susan Gillman-Barnett
Brother(s) Captain Eric Matthew Barnett, 36 (USS Yamaguchi)
Sister(s) Captain Elsie Barnett, 34 (USS Sirona)
Other Family Non listed

Personality & Traits

General Overview Cody Michael Barnett is a scientist who enjoys jigsaw puzzles. He is brilliant man with a kind heart. He struggles showing his sensitivity. He tends to show more of a dull type personality, as a defense mechanism. He tends to be be a workaholic. He does have a bad habit of trying to avoid away missions, he prefers to work in his science lab. He feels his contributions to Starfleet can best be served working in his lab.

Cody has been to be a little sneaky at times, and avoids confrontation when possible. His former department head worked with him about going out on missions, and seeing what is out their in space. Cody is working to overcome his insecurities and applied for a department level position. He was promoted to Second Officer of the USS Crazyhorse.

Recently Cody was promoted to Commander and made first officer of the USS Tianlong. He is very proud of his hard, and can not wait to serve Starfleet, in his new role as First Officer (Executive Officer.)

Strengths & Weaknesses Cody is a very reserved man, ever since his break up with Callie, has has not really opened up to anyone despite having a compassionate heart.

He is brave and a brilliant man, that tends to focus more providing a greater good service in the lab, so that end he can be a little rude and almost seem cowardly. But in reality, its easier to avoid disappointment in an environment he feels safe in.

He has the capability of accepting input from others, but he typically thinks he is the smartest man in the room. And if you leave him alone in the lab, he can fix most problems. His former co took him out of his comfort zone and promoted him after one, he saw great potential in Cody, and wanted him express it in a more positive manner.

Cody tends to value the opinions of others, even if he has a chip on his shoulder, thinking he is the smartest man in the room.

He is a very compassionate man and hopes to trust in others down the road. He has never forgiven himself for breaking things off with Callie.

The main reason why he allowed his co to help him break his comfort zone, is because he hates the man he became after his breakup. He wants to open up and try again. He gives a genuine effort in trying.

Some aspects of Cody life can best be described as dull and a little sneaky. His fall back scenario is to silently sneak off, when no one is noticing.

Ambitions To overcome his fears, and trust in another. He is tired of being alone.
Hobbies & Interests Hobbies: Golf, jigsaw puzzles, social card games, watching sport. jigsaw puzzles, baking, camping, binge-watching classic 21st century movies, checking news stories and swimming.

Interests: Museums, attending musical productions, attending theater productions.

Personal History The Early Years

Cody was born on January 7th, 2364. Onboard the USS Nightshade. He was raised by his father, and his mother . His parents were from Tera Nova, but both were serving as diplomatic officers in Starfleet. They spent a lot of time traveling from planet to planet.

His mother found a stable position on Andor for a few years, before deciding to retire from the diplomatic corps. And returning home to Tera Nova. Their parents, wanted their children to know, what home was before they made their career paths.

Cody always thought of the USS Nightshade as home, it was not easy for him to leave the comfort of the ship and the live on a frozen wasteland, known as Andor. He really resented living on Andor.

High School Years

Cody got is first job working as medical receptionist at age of 16 on the planet of Tera Nova. At first Cody thought he might be interested in a medical profession, but while working at the medical facility, he was able to assist a science labs, and discovered his true calling was science. He changed his focus his sophomore year from Medical to science, and prepared to join Starfleet.

Cody graduated High school in the summer of 2382, and enrolled into Starfleet Academy in the fall of 2382. Prior to leaving, he quit his job as a medical receptionist, and prepared himself, to be becoming a Starfleet cadet. He ended his relationship with Callie Prichard, and tried his best to focus on his career.

Academy Years

Academy life was pretty easy for Cody, he spent a lot of time on the USS Nightshade as a child, he had no issues adapting. He was a little lonely his freshman year, but was able to over come that and focus on his studies.

Cody decided to study Astrometrics and Stellar Cartography. Even though he liked helping the medical lab with biology, when he joined he felt his true calling was astrometrics, and as a backup he decided to take stellar cartography as a minor studies.

Cody spent the next four years focusing on his choices, they were a little harder than he anticipated, but he got through the program and graduated the academy as an ensign.

Starfleet Career:

Relationship with Callie Prichard

At the age of 16 Cody started to date Callie Prichard in 2380, they dated till he graduated high school in 2382. They had a rocky relationship, with her wanting to stay on Tera Nova, and him wanting yo go into Starfleet.

At the age of 18 and just graduating high school, Cody made the decision to end his relationship, and first he thought he was okay with it, but in the spring of 2383 and as a first year cadet, he started to regret that decision. By then it was too late, Callie started to date someone else, and the two of them never kept in touch after that.

Service Record 2395 - Present
USS Hangzhou, Executive Officer
Promoted to Commander

2389 - 2395
USS Crazyhorse, Chief Science Officer/Second Officer
Promoted to Lieutenant in 2391
Promoted to Lieutenant Commander in 2393

2387 - 2388
USS Koyoto, Assistant Chief Science Officer
Promoted to Lieutenant Junior Grade

2386 - 2387
USS Koyoto, Stellar Cartography/Astrometrics Officer
Promoted to Ensign

2382 - 2386
Starfleet Academy: Science Division
Major: Astrometrics
Minor: Stellar Cartography