Aurelia started her gymnastics career in 1985 in her native Romania. Aurelia, a world renowned gymnast and coach, moved to the United States in 2008. She was a member of the Romanian National Olympic Team from 1993 – 1997. Some of her awards include:
- Selected to be a Romanian National Team member
- Romanian National Champion on Floor
- Junior European Championships = Team Gold
- European Balance Beam Champion
- Participant at European Championships
- Rewarded with “Romanian Master-of-Sport of Gymnastics” award
After completing her competitive career, Aurelia remained involved with the sport of Gymnastics and with the Romanian National Team. From 2000 – 2003, she was a coach and choreographer in Romania. From 2006 – 2008 she was part of the Romanian Olympic Committee and responsible for the facility where the national team trained. Aurelia holds a Bachelors Degree in Physical Education and Sports, with a specialization in Gymnastics from the Bogdan-Voda University in 2008.