Vonn Harris was raised in Baltimore, MD by his mother. After graduating from Milford Mill High School, he joined the US Army and served four years. After receiving an honorable discharge, he worked as an Electrian, a skill he acquired while serving his country. Feeling unhappy with his job ,he attended Catonsville Community College with a major in Business Law.
He decided to take a theater class out of boredom. After realizing that he had a natural gift as well as a love for acting, Vonn made the decision to major in Theater and later received his Associates of Arts degree from Catonsville Community College in 2007. He earned a leading role in the play “The Catonsville Nine” in which he portrayed an emotional and passionate Tom Lewis.