Zina is the unknown descendant of Andrei Karpov.
In The Series
- Although not knowing her birth father, she knows his name is Vladimir due to the eastern slavic naming customs.
- Mother insisted she take self-defense classes, so she is trained in the Russian martial arts Systema (The System)
- One of the few characters not born in America. Zina was born in Volgograd, Russia.
- One of the few characters whose first langauge isn't English. Zina's first langauge is Russian.