Jade is Founder and Executive Director of Golden Phoenix Productions, Inc., a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization formed in 2002, whose mission is to support and produce projects in all media that focus on underrepresented cultural, health, environmental, and human and social injustice issues. Current project focus lies in sustainable mobile healthcare in West Africa and Asia, challenged youth outreach, human justice resolution and evaporating tradition and cultures. Jade has been a Disney/ABC Writing Fellow, Film/Video Arts Fellow, PEN USA Rosenthal Emerging Writer Fellow Semi-finalist, BlueCat Screenplay Semi-finalist, and NYSCA and Jerome Foundation Grant Recipient. She has worked as a professional journalist for national business and lifestyle publications. Professional acting credits span international film, U.S. network/cable television and NYC stage.