Profile Overview

Callen Varro

Human Cisgender Male


Character Information

Rank & Address

Captain Varro


Commander, Task Force 17
Bravo Fleet Command


Callen Finnian Varro

October 15th 2361 (Age 41)

Yuma, Earth, Sol System


Callen Varro‘s early career in Starfleet Intelligence saw him excel in intelligence gathering, covert operations, and diplomacy, earning him commendations and awards. However, his desire to command a starship and explore the cosmos led him to transition to the Command division.

Bringing his extensive experience in diplomatic, intelligence and fieldwork to bear, Captain Varro now serves as the Commanding Officer of the Fourth Fleet’s Task Force 17, where he contributes to its continued improvement and operational effectiveness in carrying out its mandate of Deep Space Operations.


Standing at approximately 6 feet (183 cm), he commands attention with his tall and imposing stature. His lean and athletic build complements his striking appearance. Recognizable for his wavy, dark brown hair, which varies in length for different roles, his captivating blue eyes are often deemed his most alluring feature. With a well-defined jawline, high cheekbones, and a charismatic smile, Varro possesses a captivating and memorable facial presence.


Captain Callen Varro combines unshakable resilience from his desert upbringing with an insatiable curiosity about the universe.

A charismatic and adaptable leader, he’s equally at ease negotiating delicate interstellar diplomacy as he is charting new cosmic frontiers. Varro’s loyalty to his crew, deep love for astronomy, and unwavering commitment to environmental preservation define his multifaceted personality.


Early Life and Youth

Callen Varro was born on October 15th, 2361, in Yuma, Arizona, a picturesque desert town on Earth. His upbringing in the arid desert landscape instilled in him a deep appreciation for nature and a strong sense of self-reliance. His family lived on the outskirts of Yuma, in a small, off-the-grid homestead where they generated their own power and grew their own food. Callen’s parents, Evelyn and Samuel Varro, were both passionate about astronomy and self-sufficiency, which had a profound impact on their son’s upbringing.

From a young age, Callen was immersed in the wonders of the natural world. He spent many weekends camping in the nearby desert, where his parents taught him survival skills, navigation, and celestial observation. They had a small observatory on their property, equipped with a telescope that Callen often used to study the stars and planets. His parents encouraged his love for astronomy and science, fostering a sense of curiosity that would shape his future.

Callen’s early years were marked by a close connection to the Earth and a profound respect for its ecosystems. He became an advocate for environmental conservation, participating in local clean-up efforts and wildlife preservation projects. This passion for protecting the environment would remain with him throughout his life, even as he ventured into the depths of space.

Starfleet Academy Years

Callen Varro’s journey into Starfleet commenced when he received his acceptance letter to Starfleet Academy at the age of 18. His tenure at the academy was characterized by an unwavering commitment to excellence, fueled by determination and an unquenchable thirst for knowledge. He initially embarked on a major in astrophysics, but it wasn’t long before he discovered his innate talent for diplomacy and intelligence operations. This revelation prompted Callen to minor in the ‘Intelligence’ curriculum, seamlessly blending his affinity for intelligence work with his enduring passion for the cosmos.

During his four-year sojourn at the academy, Varro swiftly earned a reputation as an exceptional student with a unique skill set in diplomacy and intelligence analysis. He assumed various cadet leadership roles, including the captaincy of his training vessel, the USS Exeter. In training exercises and simulations, his leadership prowess shone, consistently guiding his teams to triumph.

Upon graduation from Starfleet Academy, adorned with the highest honors, Callen Varro’s exceptional academic standing and his natural talent for diplomacy and intelligence laid the foundation for a promising career in Starfleet, setting the stage for his ascent through the ranks. His ability to navigate diplomatic intricacies and decipher complex intelligence made him a valuable asset to Starfleet, where he would go on to play a pivotal role in interstellar relations and intelligence operations.

Post-Academy Career

After graduating from Starfleet Academy with top honors and intensive knowledge of astrophysics and intelligence operations, Callen Varro was recuruited in the ranks of Starfleet Intelligence and popped up from time to time. It is rumored he served in various critical roles, excelling in espionage, intelligence analysis, and covert operations. However, as the years passed, Varro’s interests and ambitions began to evolve.

Starfleet Intelligence

Callen Varro’s early assignments within Starfleet Intelligence were incredibly diverse, encompassing a fusion of intelligence gathering, clandestine operations, and diplomatic endeavors. His proficiency in analysis, adaptability, and unwavering commitment paved the way for success in these intricate and frequently high-stakes roles.

During his initial tenure in Starfleet Intelligence, Varro was entrusted with the critical task of collecting vital information concerning potential threats to the Federation. He harnessed an extensive array of intelligence resources, including intercepted communications, espionage networks, and data scrutiny. His methodical approach to data acquisition and analysis played a pivotal role in augmenting Starfleet’s comprehension of emerging challenges.

Varro’s capacity to seamlessly blend into a variety of environments, coupled with his innate talent for maintaining a discreet profile, rendered him an impeccable candidate for covert missions. He conducted operations deep undercover, often infiltrating hostile organizations or procuring indispensable intelligence from within enemy territory. His resourcefulness and quick thinking in high-pressure situations were instrumental in ensuring the triumph of these missions.

Additionally, Varro’s contributions extended to the realm of diplomacy, where he assumed a central role in fostering connections with alien species and mediating intricate negotiations. His ability to establish rapport and uncover common ground, even in the most strained diplomatic contexts, was acknowledged as a priceless asset in the Federation’s pursuit of peace and collaboration.

In spite of his accomplishments in the field of intelligence, Callen Varro’s fascination with the cosmos and his longing for direct involvement in space exploration began to overshadow his dedication to intelligence work. It became evident that his true passion lay in commanding a starship and seizing the opportunity to venture into uncharted territories.

Command Track

With unwavering determination, Varro made the audacious decision to petition for a transfer from his role in Starfleet Intelligence to the Command division, with the ultimate ambition of assuming the captaincy of a starship. His extensive background in intelligence, coupled with his formidable leadership abilities, rendered him an outstanding candidate for the command track.

By utilizing his intensive network Varro embarked on an intensive extra command training program, diligently honing his skills in starship operations, diplomacy, and crisis management. His prior experience in intelligence brought a distinctive perspective to the realm of command, and he swiftly adapted to his newfound role.

USS Starshooter

Upon the successful completion of his rigorous command training, Commander Callen Varro was honored with his inaugural command, the USS Starshooter. This cutting-edge starship was renowned for its state-of-the-art intelligence capabilities, a remarkable feature that seamlessly integrated with Varro’s extensive expertise in intelligence analysis. With the Starshooter under his command, Varro found himself well-equipped to continue applying his intelligence acumen while embarking on expeditions into the uncharted realms of outer space.

In his capacity as the Commanding Officer of the USS Starshooter, Varro led his devoted crew on a multitude of captivating missions, each dedicated to the twin pursuits of exploration and diplomacy. With the combination of advanced intelligence capabilities and Varro’s visionary leadership ensured that the USS Starshooter remained at the forefront of Starfleet’s noble endeavors untill his transfer to the Fourth Fleet.

The Fourth Fleet

Captain Varro’s exceptional qualities were once again acknowledged when he received a transfer to the prestigious Fourth Fleet’s Task Force 17. In this new role, he would serve as the Task Force’s Executive Officer stationed at Deep Space 17, a pivotal outpost in the far reaches of uncharted space.

As the XO to Captain Khim Samnang, Captain Varro was entrusted with a multitude of responsibilities that showcased his leadership, tactical acumen, and unwavering dedication. His tenure at Deep Space 17 was marked by his ability to maintain a seamless operational tempo, ensuring the station’s readiness to respond to potential threats or emergencies in the distant regions of space. His strategic insights and calm under pressure became invaluable assets, particularly in the face of the uncharted and often perilous frontiers of the Fourth Fleet’s jurisdiction.

Task Force 17 Commanding Officer

Following several months of working closely alongside Captain Khim, she reassigned from TF17 due to personal reasons. Varro assumed her role as the Commanding Officer of the Task Force.

Service Record

Date Position Posting Rank
2379 - 2383 Starfleet Cadet Starfleet Academy
Cadet Senior Grade
2383 - 2385 Security Officer Starfleet Intelligence HQ
2385 - 2386 Data Security Officer Starfleet Intelligence HQ
Lieutenant Junior Grade
2386 - 2387 Diplomatic Corps Starfleet Intelligence HQ
2386 - 2389 Shift Leader Delta Project Starfleet Intelligence HQ
2389 - 2390 Starfleet Intelligence Starfleet Intelligence HQ
Lieutenant Commander
2390 - 2393 Diplomatic Corps Starfleet Intelligence HQ
2393 - Present Extra Command Curriculum Starfleet Academy
2393 - 2394 Commanding Officer USS Starshooter
2394 - 2401 Commanding Officer USS Starshooter
2401.5 - 2401.7 Task Force 17 Executive Officer Deep Space 17
2401.7 - Present Task Force 17 Commanding Officer Deep Space 17