Changkuoth Gem Panyuan was born on 1 April in 1992 in Wecdeng village of Nasir county in South Sudan. He grew up in that small village. He came to Ethiopia when he was eight years old where he started education in 2000 in Gambella town. He graduated with a BA in Accounting and Finance in 2016. He is currently working and coordinating one of the volunteer service organization called Mentor-ship and Tutoring Program in Ethiopia.