Tom Uberuaga was elected as the newest board member for the Blue Mountain Humane Society.
Uberuaga of Pepper Bridge Winery will serve a three-year term on the board of trustees, according to an announcement from the Humane Society.
The election took place during the agency's annual membership meeting April 26.
In other changes to the board, directors Kathy Ruggeri, Nancy Nestler and Joanne Hair resigned their posts. Ruggeri and Nestler were elected to director emeritus status by fellow members in recognition of their longtime involvement with the Humane Society.
The organization operates a shelter at 7 E. George St., where its mission is to prevent cruelty and promote kindness to companion animals.