Deb's Gardening | Our Team


Debbie has always been proud of the Deb's Gardening team.  Their combined years of experience and knowledge of gardening help to make Deb's Gardening one of the premier gardening companies in Colorado Springs.  Deb and her team are committed to customer satisfaction and a finished landscape that is eco-sensitive. While treading lightly, each team member works diligently to add his or her personal touch to the project, while having fun in the process. 

"The whole is greater than the sum of its parts" -- Aristotle



Carrie Johnson, Crew Manager

Years with Deb's Gardening:  4

Years playing in the Dirt: Many -- has a degree in anthropology and an interest in archaeology, and has worked on small organic farms cultivating her intrigue with animal husbandry, beekeeping, off-the-grid living, and gardening.

Favorite Garden Tool:  Hands down the Hori-hori -- it's such a multifunctional tool

Hobbies:  Outdoors, hiking 14-ers, wild foraging, and growing medicinal herbs, cooking, baking


Carrie enjoys camping, backpacking treks, the Colorado hot springs, and has been climbing 14-ers with her father since childhood. She loves working with her hands, and appreciates the teamwork aspect of creating beautiful landscapes for others to enjoy.


Kim Phillips, Gardener 

Years with Deb's Gardening: 5

Favorite Garden Tool:  Usually one I don't have and need to add to the collection

Favorite Aspect of Gardening: Not sitting at a desk or at a computer

Years Playing in the Dirt:  Since making mud pies in my youth

Hobbies: Music, painting, and restoration work of many types of materials


Kim is fondly known for the gardener who wears the ridiculous large hat -- she is not a member of a mariachi band.


Brooke Roberts, Trainer  & Gardener

Years with Deb's Gardening: 4

Favorite Garden Tool:  John Deere Gator -- it's efficient and carries everything you need for gardening

Favorite Aspect of Gardening:  I've enjoyed working in the garden most of my life since growing up helping my mom with gardening

Hobbies: Art, hiking, reading, and drawing

Brooke enjoys studying Korean and even though she seems shy, she always welcomes a friendly hello.

Danzig McGough, Gardener

Elaine Perkins, Gardener




Chase Mott, Gardener

Cathy "Bos" Boswell, Gardener

Sasith Weerasundara, Gardener