Aashvi was born in New Jersey and was raised in Botswana and England. At the age of 17, Aash moved to the Midwest to obtain a B.S. in Nutrition Sciences from Purdue University. After graduating in 2015, she moved to San Francisco to pursue her acting career. As a child of Indian descent, her education was a priority for her parents. She broke away from the molds that her parents had created for her and started acting and modeling in California. While in California, she trained at the Beverly Hills Playhouse, acted in several short film projects, and was featured in Thirteen Reasons Why.