Meet the Team!

Jessi Burg


Jessi Burg is the charismatic founder of Outgrow Your Garage. She grew up in Southampton, Pennsylvania, and received her Bachelor’s Degree from St Lawrence University, and her Master’s in Environmental Leadership from Naropa University. Before Outgrow Your Garage, she founded Pears to Perennials, a successful landscaping company in Denver, CO. After selling Pears to Perennials, Jessi built Outgrow Your Garage around her passion for accessible, affordable learning and inclusivity in the business world. She believes that the trades and services are often left behind in policy, business development, and education, and founding Outgrow Your Garage is helping further her advocacy work for those areas.

Fun Fact
  • Loves to do the New York Times Crossword Puzzle every day.

Kelly Sullivan

Sales and Marketing Director

Kelly Sullivan is the newest addition to the Outgrow Your Garage team – our eager, diligent Sales and Marketing Coordinator. She grew up in Parker, Colorado where she went on to graduate with a degree in Communications from Colorado State University. Kelly is dedicated to powerful communication, and the problem-solving process behind effective communication strategies drives and inspires her in her professional life. She believes strongly in producing the highest quality product in the most efficient way possible.

Fun Fact
  • Loves to snowboard and travel the world.

Taryn Shaw

Operations Manager

Taryn Shaw is our hard-working, dedicated Operations Manager at Outgrow Your Garage. Taryn is from Fort Myers, Florida where she studied at Florida Southwestern State College before moving to Colorado where she became certified in Herbalism. Her attention to detail and strong organizational skills fuel her reputation as a powerhouse team-player. She is passionate about learning new skills, which allow her in turn to help and empower others in their professional lives.

Fun Fact
  • Loves to camp with her boyfriend and pets – pocket pit bull Caroline, the gentle giant Lucas, and the newest addition: the retrieving, shoulder perching cat, Buns!