Captain Jordan Todd was born in Auckland, New Zealand in the year 2385, two years before the Hobus Supernova destroyed the Romulan Star System.

Todd was accepted into Starfleet Academy in 2403 at the age of 18, and at the age of 22, graduated from the Academy in the Class of 2407 after specializing in Advanced Tactical Training, Advanced Navigation, Astrosciences, and Command Operations.

In January of 2411, following the end of the Iconian War, Todd was given command of the U.S.S. Constellation (NCC-1017-A).