Ahran Cho is currently in her senior year at Henry M. Gunn High School, located in Palo Alto, California. Her love for cooking and passion for food has motivated her to continue on with her culinary aspirations. Though she is only 18 years old, Ahran has an extensive knowledge on cooking and baking, having taken multiple courses all around the country - from South Korea to Texas to California. She started a club (Gunn Cooking & Baking Club, respectively) at her school to help other students enjoy cooking as much and she does. She has been working with a non-profit organization called Club Academia, where Ahran has been filming culinary and pastry video tutorials. Ahran has been writing a multitude of original recipes and hopes to publish her own cookbook in the upcoming years. She wants to pursue a career in the Culinary Arts field and wishes to open her own restaurant in the future.

Ahran was recently announced as a contestant on MasterChef Season 5.