The mission of the Santa Ynez Valley Humane Society is made possible by the day-to-day efforts of our dedicated hard-working staff. Their diligence to quality care, and their devotion to the animals that come through our doors ensures a bright and healthy future for four-legged and two-legged companions alike.

Alex parade Alex’s cat
Alex
Kennel Attendant
Danielle
Receptionist
Dr. Lindsey Rynk Dr. Lindsey Rynk
Dr. Lindsey Rynk, DVM, CVA
Veterinarian
Emily parade
Emily
Kennel Attendant
Shelter Manager Shelter Manager with pets
Julie Wojieck
Shelter Manager/ Lead Technician
Shayna Sharkie
Shayna Bartlett
Kennel Manager
Stephanie
Kennel Attendant
Sue Rudd
Cat Manager