Commander Jackson GatesMark Bowers
The First Officer
Jackson Gates is the first officer of the NX-04 Discovery and long-time friend of Captain Harrison Hawke. Logical and deeply devoted to duty, Jackson wears the hats of first officer and chief science officer with ease.
Marc Bowers, actor
Marc Bowers is an actor and voice artist, born and raised in Southeast Michigan. In the past few years, he has appeared on televisiom, stage, and in several independent films. Marc has also lent his voice to audio projects across Michigan and the Midwest.
When not acting, Marc work s as a board-certified nurse practitioner. He enjoys photography and the outdoors in his limited spare time.