Abandoned as a toddler by his Central American mother, Juan Lara was raised in a South Central Foster Home with Tyler Mueller. He loves Tyler as a sister and becomes the Head of Security for Mueller International. Juan has extensive skill as a special opps mercenary. He has worked for Dunn & Burkett, and is a mentee of Andre Dunn. He is also involved in an illicit relationship with another foster sister, Jan Morrow. He feels deep guilt about the relationship with Jan, and punishes himself and her about it.