N.O. native to appear on ‘Today’ show Friday N.O. native to appear on ‘Today’ show Friday Advocate staff report Feb. 01, 2013 Comments New Orleans native and professional organizer Amanda LeBlanc will appear on NBC’s “Today” show between 7 a.m. and 11 a.m. Friday. LeBlanc, founder of the professional organizing firm The Amandas in New Orleans 10 years ago, will show her organizational systems during multiple segments on the show. LeBlanc, a graduate of LSU, now lives in Birmingham, Ala. She has starred in her own reality series, “The Amandas,” on The Style Network. “Today” can be seen locally on WVLA, Channel 33 (cable Channel 3).