Neal Socolovich was a general in the United Nations of Earth during the 25th century. He lead a delegation party that was dispatched immediately after Vernon Tar had encountered the Banu for the first time on June 12 2438. His task was to undo any diplomatic fallout between the two races and open communication. 
The event is known as First Contact.
- Alien Week 2950. Retrieved 2020-06-13.