- "Anyone can get angry, but not everyone can use it their advantage."
- —Shev Akria, 2261
Akria was born in Th'Rholt on Andoria in 2240. He was a son of a Andorian Ambassador. In 2261, he was cadet at Starfleet Academy studying to be security officer.(SA - Starfleet Academy comics: "Issue 1", "Issue 2", "Issue 3"; TOS - Boldly Go comic: "Issue 7")In 2263, following the incident at Altamid, Akria attended a lecture by Lieutenant commander Montgomery Scott. During the lecture, Akria questioned Scott's competence, much to his (TOS - Boldly Go comic: "Issue 1")