From: Los Gatos, California
Ability: Energy Absorption/Manipulation; human battery
Bio: Val’s abilities manifested at sixteen when she killed her own mother in a tragic accident. Her guilt combined with the belief that she was a danger to society kept her at the brink of suicide until she met Ash, who helped her control her abilities. She loves him more than anything, although she wonders if she will ever deserve to be happy. She joined the group as a sort of penance but doesn’t believe that she can ever atone for the death of her mother.