Bryha Yva is a Bajoran-Cardassian and an officer of the Federation Starfleet. Following Bajoran naming customs, her family name is Bryha and her given name Yva, so she is properly addressed as Lieutenant Bryha or Counselor Bryha.
- Height: 1.6m (5'3")
- Weight: 59 kg (130 lbs).
- Hair Color: Dark brown
- Length of Hair: Long, typically pulled back
- Eye Colour: Green
- Skin Tone: A mix of her father's darker color and her mother's Cardassian gray
- Voice: Open
- Handedness: Ambidextrous
Yva has a difficult time speaking of her childhood and young adulthood and prefers not to do so, other than to say that her mother was Cardassian and her father Bajoran.
She entered Starfleet a few years after most incoming cadets and always intended to be a counselor in the stars. She intends her service to be solely in that duty post.