^And of course Archer is dead by the timeframe of all the other TV series. So as of the "present day" of the book series, the only surviving series-lead captains are Picard and Sisko.
And when Sisko and Picard get their orders, they get them from Madam
Kind of hart to credibly accuse Trelit of sexism for command officers when the ultimate
in command authority is a woman.