Katie Lerlerc was born on November 6, 1986 in San Antonio, Texas. The actress was cast as Daphne Vasquez in the 2011 ABC Family series Switched at Birth. Katie plays a girl who lost her hearing as a child due to meningitis and later finds out that she was supposed to be raised by a wealthy family instead of her single mom.
While the actress may not be a familiar face on television yet, shestarted her professional acting career with a role in Veronica Mars in 2005. She then got the role of Sara in the series Fashion House the next year, before taking on guest roles on numerous shows. She was in Saints & Sinners, The Naked Trucker and T-Bones Show, and The Riches. She also played Mila on one episode of The Ex-List. On the big screen, Leclerc got by with appearances on Flying By and The Inner Circle. She also made an appearance in the 2010 MTV show The Hard Times of RJ Berger.