Born and raised in Los Angeles, California. Jayde got her start in the business working part-time at Clear Channel Radio Los Angeles. She worked on the KISS FM Street Team passing out bumper stickers, pitching tents, & soliciting celebrity audio on the red carpet. Jayde interned for Ryan Seacrest, KIIS FM’s Valentine, & The Loose Cannons with Steve Hartman & Vic “The Brick” Jacobs on KLAC. She went from coffee running to radio production as Executive Producer of the syndicated radio program The Craig Shoemaker Show.
In 2007 Jayde become the Morning Show Co-Host of Johnny & Jayde in the Mornings on Orlando’s WXXL XL 106.7
While in Orlando, Jayde made the most of her opportunity, working not just behind the mic but in front of the camera by hosting such specials as The CW 18 Friday Night Comedy Lounge with Jayde, and was on scene at the Capitol One Bowl with ABC at The Capitol One Bowl Citrus Parade (her first nationally televised gig) and was also featured on Fox 35 Morning News with her LIVE celebrity gossip segment Celebrity Talk with Jayde. She appeared as a Co-Host for the 08 Jerry Lewis MDA Telethon LIVE from Orlando, with National syndication on CW18 and was also featured on the nationally syndicated morning TV program The Daily Buzz as Guest Host.
Jayde graced the cover of Orlando Style Magazine, Orlando Magazine, Think Healthy Magazine, & Orlando Women’s Newspaper.
All of this work lead to one of the more memorable moments in her career in 2010 when she was chosen out of 150,000 women & won the opportunity to co-host with Regis on LIVE With Regis & Kelly.
Following her successful stint on ABC, in January 2011 Jayde landed a gig on Bravo’s new show “Love Calling” with Donny Duetsch! The live special gave callers advice on love, sex, & relationships.
Jayde moved back to Los Angeles in 2011 as worked as a correspondent with Billy Bush on Access Hollywood interviewing celebs on the red carpet, in-studio, and press junkets.
Ready for the next phase of her career, in January 2012 Jayde relocated to Tampa Bay, partnering with Cox Media Group to launch one of the first female led Top 40 Morning Radio Shows in the country, “Hot Mornings with Jayde” on WPOI Hot 101.5
In 2012, when Jayde was 8 months pregnant with daughter Stella, she proudly bared her bump on the cover of Tampa Style Magazine.
While doing morning radio in Tampa, Jayde was also a correspondent for WTVT Fox 13 Tampa, with weekly segment “Hot Happenings” on Good Day Tampa Bay and daily segment “Hot Dish” on Dish Nation. She also hosted the television show “The Cue” on WOFL Fox 35 in Orlando.
Jayde and her family moved to New York City in December 2014 where she is thrilled to Co-Lead “Todd & Jayde in the Morning” on legendary New York’s 95.5 WPLJ with heritage morning man Todd Pettengill.
In addition to her professional pursuits, Jayde enjoys giving back to the community, and in 2011 she founded the Apple a Day Program. She grew the program to Tampa Bay, bringing ‘Apple a Day in May’ to Tampa listeners in 2013. Jayde is currently working to expand, launching Apple a Day New York, bringing joy to pediatric cancer patients in the Tri-State area.
Since the inception of Apple a Day, Jayde has presented over 200 iPads to children fighting cancer in Central Florida. More on Apple a Day: www.AppleaDayProgram.org
Jayde currently resides in Manhattan with Bryce, her boyfriend of 6 years, their 2 year-old daughter Stella Louise, & her 7 year-old stepson Gavyn.