Jade began her love of dance at the age of 3. She is trained is various styles such as; Jazz, Contemporary, Ballet, Pointe, Aerial, Acro, Cheerleading, Lyrical, Variety, Tap, Hip Hop and Heels. Jade joined the performance/ competitive stream when she was 10 years old and continued competing until she was 19. She is still continuing to take classes to further her dance education and is currently a part of HopsKotch Dance Crew at Aspire Dance Studios. Jade began teaching classes when she was 18 and joined the Aspire Dance Studios faculty in 2017.
Throughout her 18 years of training, she has had the opportunity of attending numerous conventions, competitions, camps and workshops such as; Triple Threat Dance Convention, The PULSE Dance Convention, 5678 Showtime Competition, Dance World Cup, Canadian National Dance Championships, Thunderstruck Dance Competition, In The Zone Hip Hop Competition, Manitoba Provincial Dance Festival and International Music Camp Ballet and Modern program. Jade has had the opportunity to learn from world renowned choreographers such as Brian Friedman, Mia Michaels, Tyce Diorio, Chris Judd, Carmit Bachar, and Ian Eastwood to name a few.
Jade has also had the opportunity to perform at various events such as; The Santa Claus Parade, The Children’s Museum “Way off Broadway”, Dragon Boat Races, Teddy Bear’s Picnic, Polish Fest, and Nygard Fashion Shows.
Jade is currently in her fourth year at the University of Winnipeg working towards completing her Integrated Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Education degree. She looks forward to teaching and inspiring students at Aspire Dance Studios.