Diana de los Santos will be honored at a reception/open house on Wednesday, January 30th from 5-7PM at the SPCA of Hancock County in Trenton.

Photo Courtesy Mount Desert Islander

She has been the Director for 7 years, and will be returning to the Board of Directors as the SPCA of Hancock County has hired a new Director, who will begin in February of 2019.

Diana is a former SPCA board member who stepped in to run the shelter on "temporary" basis in 2012. She has tirelessly devoted herself to the SPCA and is now looking forward to spending time with her family.  Diana will remain on staff through the Spring to ensure a smooth transition. But Diana still plans to return to the SPCA board and will continuing volunteering for the shelter she loves.

Diana has been the Animal Control Officer in Bar Harbor since 2010 and added the position of Mount Desert's Animal Control Officer in January 2018. She will continue on, as the Animal Control Officer of these two communities.