Maura Patel is a communications specialist and a member of the Tycho Station OPA.
Patel suffers from insomnia.
Patel and the rest of her crew were assigned to the Rocinante during the Free Navy Conflict when Fred Johnson hired the gunship to transport him. While onboard the Rocinante she upgraded the ship’s tightbeam communications system.
She also upgraded the food systems, which had made the hot sauce taste a little different.