Born to a pair of miners on the planet Byss, Gean's struggle with corruption began early. Dealings with gangsters and thugs was common day to day on the backwater planet. His parents did their best to shield him from it. They worked hard to keep him from being recruited into such gangs and organizations. Even though they hated the mining companies they used their work and pay to save for Geans future. Gean grew up with a strong sense of loyalty and honor to do the right thing. All his parents hard work had paid off. They got a break when the local Byss government decided to sponsor system grants gifted pilots. They got their son into the Correlian Naval Academy. It took their entire life savings, but it was worth it to them. His vow to repay them with keeping himself loyal and honorable throughout his career.
Gean has been promoted to Commander over a squadron of Y-Wings in the Republics Naval Reserve. His duties include protecting Byss from terrorist attacks as well as a Naval Reserve snubfighter pilot.