Marcus Lee Alexander
Place of Origin: Troy, AL Earth
Played by: CaptainD
Marcus is a light skinned human male. He is 29 years old. He measure 5'8" with a stern, tone build. His hair is dark brown with a stubby beard of the same color. His usual stern look makes him appear gruff, but the appears is in contrast to his caring heart.
Marcus appears to many as a gruff individual, but once you get to know him he is caring and outgoing. Even since his days at the academy, Marcus has been known to play practical jokes. He is well known for his sarcasm and southern charm. He has a charming disposition and is a romantic. Never married Marcus enjoys the bachelor life with in Starfleet.
Marcus grew up in the town of Troy, AL on Earth. Second born son of a Starfleet Admiral and civilian medical physician. Marcus followed in both of his parents footsteps. He was accepted into Starfleet Academy and soon knew the medical services were his passion. Marcus trained while in his early days at the academy as a combat medic specialist. After graduation, Marcus was assigned to multiple search and rescue missions along the Federation border. He performed in para-rescue missions as well as relief missions. After two years Marcus quickly moved up through the ranks. Marcus's mother convinced him to continue his medical training to become a medical doctor. Marcus then spent the next few years following his mother's advice while serving at Starbase 12. Marcus excelled in medical school and graduated top of his class, specializing in trauma services. He then serviced as a Junior Medical Officer at the Starbase. Marcus's superiors noticed that he surpassed most of his peers in skills. Many attributed to his previous service as a combat medic. Marcus, growing bored with the monotonous life on a starbase requested a transfer to the front lines. With many recommendations, Marcus transferred to the USS Zhukov as a medical officer on the ship mission for deep space exploration. Marcus works for the day to become Chief Medical Officer on a deep space exploration vessel to bold go where no one has gone before.