(written from a Production point of view)
Shawn A. Belschner (born 6 September 1970; age 50) is a former actor who appeared as a Ten Forward waiter in the three Star Trek: The Next Generation seventh season episodes "The Pegasus", "Genesis", and "Bloodlines". His costume was later sold off on the It's A Wrap! sale and auction on eBay. 
Born in Simi Valley, California, USA, Belschner has been married to Debra Stein Belschner since 2004. The couple has two children. In 1994 he founded the company "Funtime Cabinet Factory" with business partner Todd Gray, located in Canoga Park, California.