Operations Department

USS Ticonderoga Operations Combadge


P1310206Name (Character Name): Lieutenant John Barnes (Survic)
Position: Chief of Operations
Joined: October 2001
Occupation: Security Officer
Favorite Trek Series: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Character Species: Vulcan
TimMaddenName (Character Name): Lieutenant (J.G) Tim Madden (TBA)
Position: Operations Tech
Joined: March 2003
Occupation: Software Development
Favorite Trek Series: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Character Species: TBA
Name (Character Name): Crewman 1st Class Bryan Hoag (TBA)
Position: Operations Tech
Joined: July 2009
Occupation: Student/Author
Favorite Trek Series: Star Trek: The Next Generation
Character Species: Human
Alysia_JonesName (Character Name): Crewman 2nd Class Alysia Jones (TBA)
Position: Operations Tech
Joined: TBA
Occupation: TBA
Favorite Trek Series: TBA
Character Species: TBA
ChadKName (Character Name): Crewman 2nd Class Chad Koehnen (TBA)
Position: Operations Tech
Joined: February 2014
Occupation: IT
Favorite Trek Series: TBA
Character Species: TBA
Rich_Lewis_headshotName (Character Name): Crewman 2nd Class Rich Lewis (P’rrr Perr)
Position: Ship’s Disk Jockey and Music Professor
Joined: October 2013
Occupation: IT
Favorite Trek Series: Star Trek: The Original Series
Character Species: Catian


The following is a list of the duties and responsibilities of the Operations Department. Changes can be made as the situation demands. These duties and responsibilities are not all inclusive.

  1. The Chief of Operations and the Operations Department will have fun.
  2. The Chief of Operations reports directly to the Executive Officer.
  3. The Chief of Operations is responsible to keep the members of the Operations Department active and involved by informing them of activities and events. This includes creating departmental projects, making assignments, and solving problems and concerns.
  4. The Chief of Operations may appoint an Assistant Department Chief to assist with these duties. The Chief of Operations will need to report this to the Command Staff.
  5. The Chief of Operations will attend staff meeting. If that person cannot then a replacement will need to be assigned (age 16 or older) from the department to go in the Chief’s stead and report back. The Chief also needs to inform a member of the Command Staff of the change. At the staff meeting the Chief will give reports on departmental meetings, activities, and projects. Crew member monthly duty reports and any proposals will be turned in and previous reports will be returned with the crew members latest gains towards rank advancement.
  6. The primary duty of the Operations Department is to control the computer operations of the club. This includes upkeep of the Ticonderoga Web Page and Email Lists.
  7. The Operations Department will keep a running list of all Starfleet Personnel seen, or mentioned in Star Trek. The members of the department are encouraged to develop a knowledge of the Starfleet Personnel seen in Star Trek. This list will be made available for the crew to help in research and study. This could also be displayed on a departmental web page to be linked to the Ticonderoga web page.
  8. The Operations Department is encouraged to find any and all information about the actors (Brent Spiner, Garret Wong, etc.) that are connected with the Operations department or the characters (Data, Miles O’Brien, etc.) they portrayed. The department members may join their fan clubs and keep the rest of the ship informed as to the activities thereof.
  9. The Operations Department is responsible to submit an article for each newsletter.
  10. Any additional duties as deemed necessary by the Command Staff.

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