Aaron Ehasz was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. He attended Harvard University, where he was president of the Harvard Lampoon and majored in philosophy, with the clear intention of developing cartoons and video games one day. Aaron is a co-creator of The Dragon Prince and the main writer of the popular series Avatar: The Last Airbender. Melanie McGanney Ehasz grew raised in a world of books and lofty buildings in New York City. She attended Emory University for her undergraduate studies and then Fordham University for her master's degree in English literature. Melanie lives in Santa Monica, California, with her family, surrounded by books and palm trees.