Professor Patricia Buckingham is a semiretired teacher at Gallagher Academy. She used to be the CoveOps teacher, but now only does the Newbie orientation and acclimation. She has a cat named Onyx that lives at Gallagher Academy with her.
She is described as a genteel British woman who is soft and elderly. She has blue eyes.
She is kind and gentle but enforces the rules and has a get moving attitude.
Professor Buckingham is a former spy, she worked for MI6. She once single-handedly took out a Nazi machine gun on D-day.