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Belmont County Animal Rescue League Names New Shelter Director

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BELMONT COUNTY - The Belmont County Animal Rescue League on Monday named Angela Hatfield as the new director of the Belmont County Animal Shelter.

As the new director of the shelter, Hatfield will be responsible for management of many aspects of the shelter, including personnel, records, facilities maintenance and fundraising.

In a press release, the Belmont County Animal Rescue League board of directors stated that they felt Hatfield's education, business knowledge and good rapport with community leaders made her the right choice for the job.

Hatfield was raised in Madison, West Virginia, and was the owner and operator of a Nautilus Fitness Center. She also has 23 years experience with the United Parcel Service where she was responsible for the operation of six facilities in three states.

The board stated Hatfield, who resigned from her position on the executive board, has been responsible for a numerous improvements at the shelter for the past three months.

The announcement comes just weeks after former shelter coordinator Diane Amend said she been relieved of her duties by the board of directors.

(Related Story: Belmont County Animal Shelter Coordinator Relieved of Duties)