New CNY SPCA Director on restoring credibility, moving forward

New CNY SPCA Director Kerrin Conklin joined Laura Hand for a look at changes at the animal shelter

The Central New York SPCA's new Executive Director, Kerrin Conklin, joined us on Weekend Today in Central New York on Saturday morning to talk about her plans for rebuilding and going forward, with the financial scandal behind them.

-She's setting up plans for ongoing repairs and rebuilding, that should have been done with the 'missing' funds.

-She wants more 'perks' for animals in the shelter to keep them focused on positives ---she hopes more young people will be involved in making toys and other shelter improvements.

-She wants to improve the volunteer program, and give more recognition to longtime volunteers.

-The agency's finances will be handled outside the SPCA, including an audit and ongoing monitoring

You can watch the complete interview in the player above.

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