Board Vacancies


The Almont Downtown Development Authority is seeking interested candidates to fill two vacancies on the DDA Board of Directors. One of the positions is a three year term, the other
position is a four-year term. The DDA meets on the 4th Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m.  The DDA is responsible for overseeing projects, activities and economic revitalization efforts in the downtown district. All candidates can find an application at: under Board Information.

Please return all applications by Monday, September 23, 2019 to:

Kim Keesler
Village of Almont Clerk Treasurer
817 N. Main Street
Almont, MI 48003

At which time they will be given to the DDA Director for review at the DDA Board Meeting on Wednesday, September 25, 2019. Not less than three (3) of the members shall be persons
having an interest in property located in the downtown District and 1 member is a DDA District Resident. Since the DDA Board has fulfilled these requirements, the Board is able to review applications from VILLAGE Residents and/ or additional business owners within the DDA District.

For questions and more information regarding these positions please call: Kim Schall, DDA Director at (810) 798-8125

DDA Director
Kim Schall
817 N. Main St.
Almont, MI  48003

Mike Bohm
515 S. Main St., P.O. Box 689
Almont, MI  48003

Vice Chairperson
Michele Breen
750 Van Dyke
Almont, MI 48003

Steve Schneider
209 S. Main St. - P.O. Box 487
Almont, MI 48003

Traci Pewinski
817 N. Main St.
Almont, MI  48003



Lynn Zarate
716 Van Dyke
Almont, MI 48003

Erin Lane
817 N. Main St.
Almont, MI  48003

Christy Yarbrough
134 S. Main St. - P.O. Box 263
Almont, MI  48003

Andy Roosa
780 Van Dyke - Suite # 1
Almont, MI  48003

Lisa Kniesteadt
137 N. Main St. - P.O. Box 667
Almont, MI 48003

The DDA is governed by a nine member Board of Directors.  The Board members represent people with a vested interest in the success and development of a vibrant downtown.  Representing a cross section of our community, they include business and property owners as well as residents of the community.  The Village Council President serves on the DDA Board of Directors.  Board members are appointed by the Almont Village Council President with the approval of the Council  and serve four year terms.

By-Laws and Ordinances

Almont DDA Staff

Kimberly A. Schall
The Almont DDA employs a Director, Kim Schall, who serves as the part-time administrator of the authority.  The Director serves at the discretion of the Almont DDA Board.  The Director is responsible for planning, organizing, directing, and coodinating all DDA sponsored activities and events within the DDA district.  The Director also serves as a liasion between the DDA and local merchants and service organizaions.  They are responsible for promoting economic development within the DDA district, preparing budgets and grant writing.