Board Vacancies


The Almont Downtown Development Authority is seeking interested candidates to apply for 1 (one) vacancy on the DDA Board of Directors. The term of this position will end on March 31, 2022.  After that time, if the Board Member would like to continue on the DDA Board, it would be voted on by the DDA Board and then presented to the Village Council for approval.  That term would then be for 4 (four) years. 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, April 19, 2021  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, April 28, 2021.

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


Thank you for your interest in our Community.

DDA Executive 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

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