Actress Teagan Presley was born in Houston, Texas, on July 24, 1985.
After graduating from Berkeley High School in 1977, Nina attended San Francisco State University's undergraduate school of nursing and graduated in 1985.
Banxx had a conservative upbringing and was a social worker with a Masters degree in social work prior to her involvement in the adult entertainment industry.
She decided to stay and found employment as a manager at a Musicland record store in Redlands.
The only child of Japanese parents, Akira lived in Japan between the ages of six and thirteen.