Laurie Walters is an actress and environmentalist.
Born 8 January, 1947, in San Francisco, Walters attended Humboldt State College, initially wanting to study wildlife conservation. She became interested in theatre, and began acting in television and film in the 1970s. She had a role in the film "The Harrad Experiment" and the follow-up "The Harrad Summer". She also had guest appearances in "Happy Days" and "The Love Boat".
She earned a cast role in the show "Eight is Enough", where she played the character Joannie Bradford. The show ran for five seasons, ending in 1981.