Outside of Sean Russell, Jd Banks is the most senior member of the A3K Crew. Her love for manga has always been an asset to the network. In the past, Jd served as a reviewer, editor, community manager and even editor and chief of the website. Originally hailing from San Diego, California, Jd moved to Okinawa, Japan to become an English instructor through the Jet program. For over four years she’s experienced complete immersion, learning both the language and customs of Japan. Currently Jd is the host of the Manga Corner and co-host of the A3K Podcast. She is also an associate editor for our written content.