Meet the OOTS Team

Out of the Sandbox is an award-winning team that has developed the most popular and best-reviewed themes available for Shopify. We work hard but have a lot of fun in the process... we live on Slack and cheer each other on with tacos.

And we're hiring!
Reach us at

HR Manager

HR enthusiast, wife, mother. Passion for music and dance.


Shendle Smith

Project Manager

A/V Nerd, Musician,♥s to troubleshoot!

Sean P.H. Campbell

Technical Director

Love JavaScript and horses. Trying to keep it country in the city.


Anne Thomas

Design Director

Lifelong creator, bibliophile + yarn hoarder.


Sharon Austin

Merchant Success Lead

The majority of my days are spent with cats, code, and troubleshooting.


Ashley Franklin

Theme Developer

Front-end developer and space enthusiast. I create things.


Matt Marineau

Theme Developer

Front-End Developer. Powered by potatoes, horror films, and code.


Erin Carrieres

Theme Developer

Problem solver, Raptors fan, I tell Dad jokes and am a personal finance enthusiast.


Justin Bansal

Content Marketing + Support Guru

Probably only Asian who can’t cook rice — instead, I cook up creative solutions and words.


Michael Hill

QA Lead + Support Guru

I'm always reading and debugging code, and I'm probably cold.

Jamie Lutz

Support Guru + QA

Problem solver, morning jogger, tech-savvy, motivated thinker and reader.


Salman Akram

Support Guru

Problem solver, sunset enthusiast, adventurer.

Magdalena Annese

Content Manager

Clothes horse and wine enthusiast. I love helping people and rock n’ roll.

Andrea Dubecki

Support Guru + QA

Front-End Developer and problem solver. Also a health food enthusiast and cat cuddler.


Kari Fairweather

Support Guru + Content Crew

Front-End Developer and lover of good design. Health and exercise enthusiast who enjoys helping others.


Courtney Labog

Theme Developer

Front End Developer, who’s also a basketball fanatic, hiking enthusiast, and corgi afficionado.


Nick Evans

Support Guru + QA

Front end developer who enjoys a little wood working on the side.


Luke Van Bakel

Support Guru

Lover of The Simpsons, superheroes and Jazz. Leafs fan who wears it on his sleeve. 

Brent Carabott

Theme Developer / Support Guru

Front End Developer, currently raising a puppy. Catch me in a thunderstorm.


Scott Marshall

Support Guru

Junior developer, junior wood tinkerer + hobbyist, junior mints.

Andrew Lindstrom