Governor Stellis lead the colony in the 2370s.
During this time the colonists began to feel that the Federation was not doing enough to protect them from repeated Romulan incursions across the Neutral Zone. With the formation of the Demilitarized Zone, they took a cue and began to build their own militia in fear of an abandonment similar to the Maquis colonies. Captain Gedna Tachion was sent to negotiate a stand-down of their space forces. ("Minutemen")