Jade began training Aikido with Mark Hatfield in 2009. She was one of the founding students of Bullockhead Creek dojo in 2010, and continued to train under Myriam Raymond when Mark returned to the U.S.A.
Jade is now an assistant instructor at the dojo.
Jade helped to run children's classes from 2013 to 2016. She now has a newborn, and is taking a break from kids classes, although she trains and assists with the adults.
Jade has attended Spring Camp since 2012, and was awarded her Shodan in 2017 by Sensei Shuji Maruyama.