About us

Board of Second Chance

Kelly Goodin, Executive Director

Executive Director

Kelly Goodin

Kelly has been working in the non-profit field for over 20 years. Through her work with Second Chance Humane Society Kelly combines her passion for animals with that of making a positive difference in the lives of others. With Masters degrees in Sport Psychology and in Social Work, Kelly's work has always focused on supporting individuals, groups and nonprofit's in reaching their true potential.

Upon moving to Ridgway in 2005 Kelly was immediately drawn to working with Second Chance. She became the organization's first executive director of which she shared, "With Second Chance I am privileged to work with a dedicated team of compassionate people who are truly committed to transforming animal welfare services in our region".

Kelly’s other interests include an array of outdoor sports with her pets and family. Her local community involvement has included volunteering with One to One Mentoring Program, Ouray County Community Development Committee, Ridgway Area Mountain Bike School, Pets Turning Pages, and developing and coaching a youth basketball program.

Contact Kelly at: Kelly@adoptmountainpets.org

Second Chance Humane Society is a registered 501(c)(3) organization in good standing with the IRS.

Federal EIN: 84-1266231

Our animals

Shelter Hours

Open Tuesday - Saturday

Animal Resource Center
11 am - 6 pm

Cat Castle
11 am - 6 pm

Dog Den
11 am - 5:45 pm


PO Box 2096 [mailing]
177 County Road 10
Ridgway, CO 81432


(970) 626-2273

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