The Board of Directors of The Niagara County SPCA announced today that Amy Lewis accepted a one-year offer to serve as the executive director.

While serving as interim executive director, she made significant accomplishments, according to the shelter.

As reported by WIVB

The SPCA is pointing to the raised survival rate at the shelter while she has been in the position, from a "disappointing 56% to an amazing 86%."

The SPCA of Niagara also announced an interim Board of Directors at the meeting.