This video originally appeared on SouthFlorida.com in April 2017.
Olympic gold medalist Laurie Hernandez attended Hispanicize on Tuesday, April 4, 2017. The annual conference, featuring Hispanic influencers, communicators and media personalities, took at the JW Marriott Marquis in Miami. Hernandez won the Latinovator Award, which recognizes high-achieving Latinos with inspirational success stories. Talia J. Medina talked to Hernandez about her new book, her performance on ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars,” and her workout and social media preferences.
video shot and edited by my dear friend Barbara Corbellini Duarte