Jean started her ballet training at 3 years old under the tutelage of Chippy Lontok-Dioko. She spent her youth joining dance mission trips, local and international ballet competitions. She received full scholarships from the Australian Conservatoire of Ballet and Ballet Magnificat. At the age of 15, she won 9th place at the Asian Grand Prix and was a NAMCYA Dance finalist under the guidance of Chelo Borromeo-Gemina. She received a diploma in Christian Music and a post baccalaureate diploma in Professional Events Management. She is currently in charge of the dance department at Philemon Academy Foundation Inc.