So Commander Zian is one of the many good things to come out of the Fair Disaster Epic. Shes a tough as nails mercenary company leader who specializes in the use of pole-arms.
Encountering her can be problematic, despite your gut telling you to keep her at arms length, you would be safer a little further than that. Though she can be reasoned with, you do not want to be on her bad side.
She has a fully fleshed out background and advice on social interactions for a number of PC approaches. Custom attacks, behaviors and military tactics.
Specifics of her mercenary company to follow.