Akiko Karuna was a Human female who lived on Torgu-Va in 2367. She lived in an apartment with her husband, Ashobi Karuna, at the Federation Battle Station Torgu-Va. They have had seven children.

During her military career on Torgu-Va she has earned the rank of Corporal. Akiko is credited with killing one Tarn. (TNG novel: The Forgotten War)