Asha Nair was born and brought up in Dallas, TX. At an early age, Asha Nair started receiving her Bharathanatyam lessons from Revathi Sathyu. She had her Bharathanatyam Arangetram in 1998 and later started her Kuchipudi lessons from Padma Sonti. She has been volunteering for the DFW Hindu Temple and the Ganesa Temple in Dallas. She has also been learning classical music under the guidance of Vasanthi Krishna. She graduated from Coppell High School and is currently a medical student.