Meet The Team

Soap Opera Spy is about everything Daytime Soaps. We absolutely love to talk about General Hospital, The Bold and the Beautiful, Days of our Lives and The Young and the Restless.  If it is about a soap – you’ll find it here!

Publisher – Annemarie LeBlanc

Screen Shot 2015-01-24 at 7.17.20 PMAnnemarie loves Soaps and is an avid fan of GH, DOOL, B&B and Y&R.  She has been watching soaps for as long as she can remember.


Editorial Director | Amanda Austin

Amanda is a proud mom of her handsome dog named Jack Kerouac.  When she’s not Pinteresting new dog food recipes, she enjoys quilting, couponing, and crocheting her cats new sweaters.  In her spare time, she watches soaps and her new passion is British TV.  If you can’t find Amanda online, she’s outside trying to teach Jack Kerouac how to roll over.

ASST. EDITOR – Nikki Gantt

Nikki was, is, and will always be a huge soap opera fan. Her passion for the soaps has led her to writing about them.  Her favorite soap is General Hospital, but she watches them all!  She spends her days scouring the internet for interesting news for SOS readers!


Heather Hughes

Heather HughesHeather is a freelance writer who graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in telecommunications.  She’s a self-proclaimed soap opera aficionado who enjoys eating peanut butter cups, staying up late and sharing her passion for entertainment with others.


Flo LeBlanc

11988343_1020754067957627_585159910279497445_nFlo is the mother to two twin boys and she is a huge Soap Fan.  Flo was an avid “All My Children” fan, so much so she took the day off work the last day it aired to mourn.  You can see Flo now all over the internet posting her Soap Trivia or attending some Daytime Soap events to meet with her favorite actors.   Make sure to visit our Facebook groups: Love General Hospital & Soap Opera Spy to check out what Flo is up too!

Soap Sudz

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Soap Sudz is my undercover soapy name that allows me access to hot secrets and spoilers that no other site gets its hands on. In my past life I worked in Hollywood as a writer so I know exactly how the soap game is played. Now that I’m retired I help out Annemarie with the amazing Soap Opera Spy site.

Sandra Dee

Screen Shot 2015-10-18 at 9.18.14 PMSandra Dee is a soap opera enthusiast and spends 20 hours of her life every week watching her favorite daytime dramas.  In her off time – she likes to chat on Facebook with her soapy friends about all the latest switched paternity tests, cheating scandals, and imposters.  Sandra’s all time favorite soap opera was ‘’Guiding Light,” but now “Bold And The Beautiful” would have to be her number one soap of choice.  If she is not online or watching soaps, you can find Sandra crocheting sweaters for her cats.

Sean O’Brien

Book signingAfter earning a BA in Communications, Sean began his professional career in the Scranton-Wilkes/Barre Red Barons’ front office (the Philadelphia Phillies former Triple-A affiliate). He later worked as a print sports writer. During this millennium – Sean became a state licensed school teacher, the author of the children’s book Maddie: Teaching Tolerance with a Smile, and a credentialed sports columnist. He’s also been a longtime soap opera loyalist.

Cristie Geroux

Picture1Cristie is a stay-at-home housewife who is an avid fan (over 30 years watching General Hospital and The Young & the Restless), with extensive knowledge of all four of the current Daytime soap operas and many Primetime shows. Cristie is married to her best friend and a mother of two grown children. Cristie loves writing about all the news, rumors and plotlines. She enjoys writing about the actors and characters and is always excited to share her thoughts on spoilers and how there could be interesting twists with completely different outcomes.

Tanya Clark

screen-shot-2016-11-18-at-10-59-27-pmTanya is a freelance writer, educator, and therapist. She spends the days of her life caring for her bold and beautiful loved ones, she’s young at heart, very restless, and made her debut at L.A. General Hospital


Karen Michelle

Karen Michelle Retired Administrative Associate, Director of Senior Citizen Queen Pageant, Director of Fund Raising Events for local Lions Club, consultant to festival and count fair pageant programs and a Food Allergy Awareness Advocate. Married to her high school sweetheart and shares their love of motorcycles, photography and 4 grandchildren.