Jade is the Founder and Director of Hohaia Innovations.
A psychology graduate from the University of Canterbury, Jade is also an accredited PRINZ (Public Relations of New Zealand) member.
Jade has been involved in the PR, cultural consultancy and the communications space for over 10 years. She has been involved in high-level communication campaigns with a number of Government agencies including Police, Ministry of Social Development, Department of Corrections and NZ Archives (the He Tohu Exhibition).
Jade was the previous Communication Manager for Waikato-Tainui and Editor of the tribal and Kiingitanga magazine - Te Hookioi.
Born in Rangiora - Ōtautahi, Jade and her whānau now live in the Waikato.