Following the Sovereign incident early in his career Kurt Darkly never thought he would receive command of his own ship. In 2399 that changed when he was finally offered command of the newly commissioned USS Ronald Reagan.
Finally able to take command and run his own ship Kurt finds his confidence soaring until he learns that he will also be ferrying around an Admiral too.
Former Commanding Officer of the 4th Fleet, now Captain Taylor took a voluntary demotion in order to venture amongst the stars once more.
Fleet Admiral Taylor is a former Commanding Officer of Star Fleet's 4th Fleet - Bravo Fleet following his departure from the position of BFCO Admiral Taylor spent a few years out of uniform as a civilian raising a family and engaging with various projects aimed at helping the now decimated Romulan Empire.
In 2398 former Admiral Taylor become a Federation Ambassador after many years and many requests for his skills.