Luaporom was the executive officer of Asteroid Base Ateb.
He was a soldier on Arrea during the Great War. He is an experienced veteran. He uses his persona as a competent, quiet getter of things done as a cover. When pushed to violence he is direct and skilled about it.
Like many veterans of the Great War, he emerged strongly anti-war.
His skills as an administrator and organizer are top notch.
On the USS Discovery, he acts as facilitator, leveraging the efforts of officers who maintain and support the starship.