Part of Ketsurui-Motoyoshi Katsuko's Dossier.
Highly skilled in the areas of stellar cartography and navigation systems. Motoyoshi has a passion for space exploration and long distant colonization efforts. For years she idolized the Star Armies finest. Excitedly determined that one day she would for fill her dream to be apart of an expeditionary mission. To accompany such ambitions she has focused her eye on Fleet Command Strategies and advanced theory such as the Transuniversal Wormhole theory considering them to be accessory to her goals.
While commanding the YSS Namiko during the Galaxy Expedition Katsuko demonstrated and improved upon her existing skills. Adding to it a live combat situation where she successfully provided tactical knowledge and execution to allow for the survival of colonists onboard the Horizon Colony Ship during the mission.
Her skills furthered as she became Taisho of the Fifth Expeditionary Fleet, she became intimate with the technical design of nearly every ship in the fleet, and eventually participated in the design of many starships, including the Hummingbird-class Colony Ship and the Takumi-class Expeditionary Command Cruiser. She continues to have a devoted interest, and plans to contribute to the designs of many more ships to come.
Becoming educated in the latest terraforming science and technological advances has become a passion for Motoyoshi. Having a background in advanced biochemical theory and applications as well as other chemistry based studies (Stoichiometry, Thermochemistry and Abstract Chemical Theory) she is constantly improving upon her understanding of science, which she considers a mission required attribute to anyone leading deep space exploration and colonization missions.
A playful interest in human and Xenological pheromones has dabbled her readings of late.
Having fun is definitely upon the many priorities in which she possesses. From playing the yumataian flute to professional diving one could only assume her to be disciplined. However with a social life bordering on social adventure her flirtatious interactions, natural ability to belly dance and a hunger for sexual encounter has her true playful nature at heart. Fairly good at mixing a drink, mostly for herself however.
Advanced mathematics due to chemistry background. Outside of the chemistry related mathematics her skills are rather limited. She finds no joy in solving some monstrous equation just for the sake of solving it.
Katsuko received her training in physical combat from Star Army Academy at Kyoto. She was given intense instruction in the martial arts and advanced sidearms (Type 27, and other SA issue sidearms) in both zero gravity and normal gravity conditions. She is also well versed in the operation and strategies of power armor combat.
Advanced communications training for operating long ranged communication equipment used on deep space and colonization missions.
After receiving the standard Star Army training at the academy Katsuko continued to build upon her skills in the field. While commanding the YSS-Namiko she became intimately acquainted with the function and execution of programs with the Warship Integrated Electronics System (WIES) systems.
Now a Taisho, Katsuko has become well versed in the operation of all PANTHEON systems, and has an advanced skill at information retrieval, input and manipulation within the system. At her rank, her access is of the highest level, and she is capable of commanding her entire fleet thru its use.
Katsuko has a naturally commanding disposition. She is respectful of those who serve under her command and is not afraid to make decisions. Her problem solving abilities and strategies proving her capable of leadership have been proven on several occasions throughout her career. She is an articulate, charismatic individual, who has the adoration, and respect of those who serve beneath her.