Theresa Clara Vales was a member of the Imperialist Alliance in the infamous Coruscant Massacre. She gained presidency upon overthrowing her predecessor, Justin Vuong on April 8, 2511. Some of the Vales' clients nicknamed the highly successful enterprise the Vales Empire. Vales has been known to be secluded throughout her life until her presidency in which her character was revealed and called "vile, corrupted, and frightening" to one citizen according to the Victorian Report. She was sentenced the death penalty in the Alliance of Justice Court by Jarvan V and brought to the Coruscant Council. She became a death row prisoner on the planet and was executed on April 28, 2512 N.E.