Ahkei is a proud alumni of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy, where he spent four years on both their New York and Los Angeles campuses, ultimately achieving his Bachelor’s of Fine Arts. Immediately after graduating he made his professional debut with the role of Calvin in the West Coast premiere of Scraps. As the world changed he had the opportunity to explore the film life and landed a featuring role in the short, Free Machine, which later premiered on Hulu. After over a decade of performance, Ahkei decided to add producing to his creative capabilities; with the intentions of creating a platform for a larger community of artists. Since then, he has curated over 10 different shows, connecting and creating with over 100 artists of all kinds. Nonetheless his passion for acting still has him more than ecstatic to take on the role of Alan in the Odyssey’s production of Picnic.