Chelsey Tarbet (she/her)

Marketing and Communications Manager

Chelsey is responsible for implementing the organization’s communications strategy and supporting the execution of programs and campaigns. 

Before joining Second Nature, Chelsey served as the Marketing and Communications Lead for the Humane Society of Southern Arizona, where she made significant contributions over three years. As the primary architect of numerous large-scale marketing campaigns, Chelsey played a pivotal role in raising vital funds to support the organization’s mission of advancing research, education, and the rescue of homeless pets across southern Arizona. 

She has obtained a Master’s degree in Marketing with an emphasis in New Media and Communications, along with a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, both from Southern New Hampshire University from Southern New Hampshire University. 

Born surrounded by the stunning landscapes of Golden, Colorado, Chelsey’s early years were infused with a profound love for nature. Although her family relocated to Arizona during her youth, Chelsey’s deep-rooted connection to the Rockies has endured. Discovering the wisdom that comes with the exploration of wild spaces at a young age, Chelsey has become an ardent traveler, exploring new destinations that fuel her thirst for adventure and discovery as often as she can. She currently resides in Southern Arizona with her husband, daughter, and two dogs, Onyx and Opal.