Kelli Chickos

Board of Directors
Vice President - Fundraising and Special Projects
Kelli & Jax

Kelli Chickos is a life-long animal advocate with a soft spot for seniors. For more than two decades, Kelli has volunteered in various capacities for many shelters/rescues, fostered more than 30 pets, adopted nearly 20, and helped animals after natural disasters. She is a former CEO at her local humane society and founded a pet retail shop aimed at raising money and awareness for animal rescue.

Kelli has her Bachelor’s Degree from The Ohio State University in Criminology, her Master’s Degree in Adult Education, and is a Certified Professional in Talent Development. She is currently a full-time corporate HR professional. Kelli and her husband, Steve, live in Florida with their rescued bird (Jim), cat (Genny), and three senior dogs (Jaxson, Hope, and Nikki).