Ariel Winter is one of Hollywood's most promising young talents with notable roles both in television and film. She currently stars on ABC's critically acclaimed and Emmy® winning hit series, "Modern Family". The show is currently wrapping up production for the 11th and final season, which premiered in September. Winter plays “Alex Dunphy,” the brainy middle child in the Dunphy family, opposite Ty Burrell, Julie Bowen, Sarah Hyland and Nolan Gould. Ariel recently guest starred in “Law and Order: Special Victim Unit’s” 21st season and her episode received much acclaim. Winter strongly supports others to know their self-worth and is an advocate for mental health and animal rights. She recently spoke at WE Day, an annual series of stadium-sized youth empowerment events organized by WE Charity, about self-love, not giving into bullies, the importance of communication and the connection between mental and physical health. In addition to empowering the youth she is actively involved in animal rescue organizations like the American Humane Society and frequently volunteers her own time to help and support.