For 12 years Amanda has been physically transforming the world around her. Amanda started organizing professionally in her townhouse complex while attending law school in Michigan and now services clients on the San Francisco Bay Area’s Peninsula. She has a gift for creating unique solutions for daunting projects and situations. Amanda’s project management skills and ability to see the “after” before she starts earn her rave reviews amongst her loyal clientele. Amanda’s work specialities include large scale home organization projects, relocations, project management, estate organization and inventory, and estate sales. Since starting her blog in 2009, Amanda has gained significant following and recognition. Kuzak’s Closet has won the title of Best Blog of Silicon Valley for 2012, 2013, 2014, & 2015. Amanda has been featured in several books, magazines, blogs and podcasts.
Amanda is an active member of BlogHer and the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO) and regularly shares her vast knowledge of home organization in online interviews and speaking engagements and can frequently be found contributing to the Los Altos Town Crier.
Born and raised in Palo Alto, Taylor joined the Kuzak’s Closet team in 2013. She has an eye for details and currently puts her project management skills to use as a professional organizer and day-to-day operations at Kuzak’s Closet. She is often spotted helping run estate liquidations and estate sales where she has an eye for artwork, vintage books, stamps and anything California.
Tammy has years of experience with project management and will often be found working with a team at Kuzak’s Closet. She loves working side-by-side with clients to help them achieve their organizing goals. Tammy has a great listening ear and always pays attention to the details especially on relocations, her years of experience bring a wealth of knowledge to our team.
Kate is ready for any project that might throw her way! She loves to help clients downsize their wardrobes and has a gift for small spaces with her experience working as a first mate on boats in Maui in a past life. She is always smiling and has a passion for getting your unwanted items into the right hands especially recycling, e-waste, and toxic chemicals.
Hope’s eyes light up each time she opens a box or a drawer at one of our estates for the first time! She is Kuzak’s Closet book expert with extensive knowledge of literature and history. She also has a love of ephemera and enjoys putting together the story behind each home and client. She looks forward to seeing what each shopper takes home from estate sales and liquidations and if you tell her what you are looking for she will keep her eyes peeled for you.
Sarah is a Bay Area native, she is a California Girl to the core! She is always an optimist and a pure joy to work with. Prior to joining the Kuzak’s Closet team in 2014 she had owned several San Francisco small businesses and has affection and collections of Mid-Century housewares, furniture, and home decor. Her extensive knowledge of Mid-Century modern make her an absolute expert and our very own specialist.
Billy has been Amanda’s right hand man since 2010 when she moved her business to California. Billy assists with everything from building shelving for clients, setting up estate sales, coordinating trash and donations, security and much much more. His favorite phrase is “don’t worry, be happy!” He is an active member of his church and he loves his family and his home country of Tonga more than anything.
Ese is a man of very little words but a favorite among the staff. He prefers to be behind the scenes but if he is helping you load your car at an estate sale or packing donations on an organizing job you are in good hands!
Jennalynn started as an intern for Kuzak’s Closet in 2012 and continues to work part time while she attends De Anza as a college student. When she isn’t manning the register at a Kuzak’s Closet estate sales she is organizing and merchandizing upcoming projects.
A regular estate sale shopper, Sutzi joined Kuzak’s Closet team in 2012 after meeting Amanda at one of her sales. For Kuzak’s Closet, Sutzi brings her strong background in recruiting and human resources and a life-long love of estate sales to the mix. If you are looking to be apart of the Kuzak’s Closet team you will get to know Sutzi very well during the hiring process!