Katie Leclerc inspires me to pursue Deaf Education. If she has made it through life being deaf, I can make it through life signing to children who cannot speak for theirselves. <3

Katie Leclerc Seventeen Magazine Beauty Feature (Assistant Stylist at Sophia Banks-Coloma) Photographer: Angelo Kritikos

Katie Leclerc in Switched at Birth

Katie Leclerc as Sarah Cole. A big part of Isabelle's arc in book 1 is trying to step out of the shadow of her older sister, Sarah. Even if she has little screen time, so to speak, she's still an important driving factor in Izzy's life.