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- "Win or lose is hardly the issue. The disregard of rules, the presumption of an individual who placed his impulses above the collective wisdom of tradition and clan, this we cannot allow."
- ―Gimald Nuruodo to Jagged Fel
Gimald Nuruodo was a Chiss military officer. He believed very strongly in tradition and loyalty to the group.
In 19 ABY, Commandant Gimald served as a flight instructor at and commandant of the Chiss military academy in the Rata Nebula. Given the status of that academy and his displays of respect for Kres'ten'tarthi, he may have been in league with the Empire of the Hand.