Khondoker Yasin "Ahnaf" Prio, originally from Dhaka, attended high school at Willes Little Flower School and College in Bangladesh. He was the recipient of the Daily Star Award and Edexcel high achievers award given in recognition for academic excellence and was also one of the founding members of the popular indie rock band "Attic" during his time there.
He then pursued a degree in computer science at the University of Minnesota Morris as an international student. As an active student leader, Ahnaf served on the board of Muslim Students Association, International Students Association, Campus Activities Council, and KUMM Radio, while also interning as an engineering analyst at the Office of Sustainability and as a marketing technologist with the Office of Admissions. He was the 2019 recipient of the Bill and Ida Stewart Award for Ethnic Diversity, and the UMN Morris Sustainability Champion award.
Prio currently works as an engineering consultant for Securian Financial, a Fortune 500 financial company in St.Paul, while pursuing management classes at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. During his free time, he enjoys playing golf, poker, and guitar and spending time with his pet cat, Ginny, and his little sister, Prarthona.