According to Wikipedia,
Julie Ronnie is an American television actress. She is known for playing the role of "Laken Lockridge" in the American soap opera television series Santa Barbara. Born in Torrance, California. Ronnie attended at Redondo Union High School, in which she also appeared on commercials while enrolling. She was also an exchange student in Japan. Ronnie began her career in 1984, where she played the role of "Laken Lockridge" in the soap opera television series Santa Barbara. Ronnie was the first actress to portray the character, with being in love with the character "Ted Capwell" . Her final appearance on Santa Barbara was from September 12, 1985, after which she guest-starred on television programs including Dallas, The Love Boat, Trapper John, M.D., Hotel, T.J. Hooker, Matlock and Knight Rider.