Krissten Richter was a Human female who served in Starfleet in the late 24th century. In 2373, Ensign Richter was assigned as a nurse aboard the Deep Space 9 and her attached starship, the USS Defiant.
Early the following year, Richter was placed in command of the Defiant's medical bay when Commander Elias Vaughn took the ship out in pursuit of the renegade Jem'Hadar, Taran'atar. (DS9 novel: Warpath)
- DS9 - Mission Gamma novel: Twilight
- DS9 - Mission Gamma novel: This Gray Spirit
- DS9 - Mission Gamma novel: Cathedral
- DS9 - Mission Gamma novel: Lesser Evil
- Memory Beta wishes to give special thanks to Krisstens's co-creator, Andy Mangels, for correspondence and the additional information given in the writing of this article.