Akash was born in Simi Valley, California in 1987 to Tejal and Saurabh Dixit. He grew up in Moorpark, California with his parents and brother Neel Dixit. He graduated from Moorpark High School in 2005. He attended Moorpark Community College where he completed his AA in Chemistry. He is currently enrolled in the Environmental Resources Engineering Program at Humboldt State University and is currently emplyed as a researcher at the Humboldt Energy Independance Fund.