(written from a Production point of view)
John Stanisci is a comic book artist. He started in the industry in the early 1990s with Marvel Comics on their Marvel Comics Presents... title. Since then, he has worked on a variety of titles in his career including Batman (and its spinoffs), Spider-Man (various titles), and William Shatner's TekWorld.
His two contributions to the Star Trek world are inking "Exercises in Futility" in WildStorm's Star Trek: Special. He also supplied cover inking work on the final issue of Star Trek: The Next Generation - The Killing Shadows, "The Secret". Both issues were released in February 2001.