Lurie was born on 9 June 2000 in New Brunswick, New Jersey. Talking about her parents her father's name is Anthony Hernandez who is a court officer and her mother's name is Wanda Hernandez who is a social worker along with that she has also served in the Army Reserves. She has got a sister whose name is Jelysa and a brother named Marcus. Her nationality is American. There is no data regarding her religion and ethnicity. Her horoscope is Gemini. Currently, she is 22 years old.
Talking about her educational career she went to Abeka Academy High School in Old Bridge, New Jersey. There is no information about her going to any kind of university.
By profession, she is a gymnast where at the age of six she was signed up for gymnastics classes by her parents in her hometown of Old Bridge. Laurie came to the attention of Maggie Haney who became Laurie's coach and manager. When she was only nine, she attended the USA Gymnastics development camps. In the year 2014, she got injured when she dislocated her right kneecap and a fractured wrist. After recovery a year later, she came into action where she performed in four competitions where she won medals in each event and an all-around gold.
In the year 2015, she didn't qualify for the US Team for the world championship in junior Gymnastics because of her age. Again 2016 she made a debut as a senior gymnast where she was able to win a bronze medal in the all-around at the city of Jesolo Trophy in Italy. Due to her signature dance moves, effervescent personality, and expressive face she was able to captivate both the judge and the audience which made her qualify for The Team USA. She joined Gabby Douglas, Aly Raisman, Simone Biles, and Madison Kocian at the Rio De Janerio Olympic Games in the Year 2016. She was the youngest member of the US women's gymnastics team.
During the team competition, Laurie delivered impressive performances which help them score 15,100 on the vault,15,233 on the balance team, and 14,833 on the floor exercise which help the US win the gold medal and they were the third American women's gymnastics team that won the gold medal. Laurie is a dynamic gymnast who was a fan favorite girl. After the Olympics, she partnered with Val Chmerkovskiy where they appeared on season 23 of Dancing with the Stars and they were able to win the competition in November 2016.
Laurie is seen on different talk shows like The Today Show, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Entertainment Tonight, etc. She also announced the book in the year 2016 named Got This: To Gold and Beyond which was out on Jan 24, 2017, where she became a New York Times Best Selling Author for the same book.
Looking at her personal life she is a single woman who is more focused on her career rather than being in any kind of relationship. There is no data regarding her past relationships and affairs. Lurie doesn't share her personal information with people. She hasn't been involved in any kinds of controversy and scandals as she has been able to maintain a good character among the people.
She has won two gold medals at the 2015 National Championships in Indianapolis and three at the 2015 US Classic in Chicago. Whereas she got her first gold medal at the 2013 US Classic Competition in Chicago. In the year 2019, Laurie was inducted into the New Jersey Hall Of Fame. She was a Grand Marshall of the 2020 Rose Parade on Jan 1, 2020.
Her estimated net worth is around $2 million.
Laurie has a height of around 5 feet 1 inch and a weight of around 48 kg. whereas her chest-waist-hip measures 30-24-34. No data regarding her shoe size, dress size, bra size, etc. as they are still under review. She has got brown eyes and curly hair.
She is active on social media like Twitter and Instagram where she has got 604.6k followers on Twitter and 1.5 million followers on Instagram.