Joval was a Risian female. She was employed in 2366 at a Risian resort.
When Jean-Luc Picard was visiting Risa in 2366, Joval approached him and offered him jamaharon, as the captain had inadvertently displayed a Horga'hn without being aware of its meaning. (TNG: "Captain's Holiday")
Joval was played by actress Deirdre L. Imershein.
According to the script, Joval's name was pronounced as "JOE-val". In the script, she was described as, "a delicate beauty wearing an eye catching bathing outfit."