ALMA Area Chamber
ALMA Wisconsin | 19th Century River Town | National Historic District

Watercolor View of Main Street Alma by Nettie Runions
Art On Main Street
110 N Main Street, Alma, Wisconsin 
608-685-3303 | 


The Alma Area Chamber of Commerce is designed to support local businesses and provide members tools for success:


  • build the presence of Alma's businesses within the local community as well as the city's tourist population

  • coordinate opportunities to collaborate with other area businesses & organizations

  • maintain a website to promote the Alma area business community to local communities and visitors to the Alma area

  • offer monthly membership meetings for collaboration and development of new business ideas

2017-18 Board Members

Bill Wolcott (1 year term)

Gail Pommerening (1 year term)

Anne Jost (1 year term)

Kevin Longmore  (2 year term)

Dave Schams  (2 year term)

Clive Pace (2 year term)

ex officio Board Member None

2017-18 Officers

Chairperson/President, Bill Wolcott

Vice President,Kevin Longmore

Treasurer,  Clive Pace

Secretary, Dave Schams

Monthly Board Meeting

Held "At The Will" Of The President

Always Open to General Membership

  • Every Month
  • Date: 1st Wednesday of the Month
  • Time: TBD
  • Location TBD
The Alma Area Chamber of Commerce is a volunteer organization that promotes and supports the civic and business well being of our community!



Have You Renewed Or Joined The Chamber of Commerce?  If not, your membership expired August 31, 2017.

“Chamber Membership” is in the name of the Business or Organization.  Separate businesses must have separate memberships even if they have common ownership.

Become A Member

Membership Year:  Sept 1 to Aug 31

Membership Dues: $50

Monthly Membership Meeting


Date: 3rd Wednesday

Time: 5:15pm

Location: Wings Over Alma Visitor Center

                118 N Main Street, Alma WI

The purpose of the Alma Area Chamber of Commerce is to promote, educate

and enhance commerce in the

Alma Area Community.

Alma Area Community includes the

City of Alma along with surrounding

area communities of Nelson, Cochrane, Buffalo City & Fountain City.



Coordination of membership activities
Chair:  Kevin Longmore

  • Annual Membership Drive
  • Membership Form
  • Annual Membership Meeting

Promotion of Tourist Activities & 
"Shop Alma" Campaign
Chair:  Katherine Goodman

Everyone, whether a visitor or a local resident, is important to the economic success of the Alma area. 

  • Create Annual Marketing Plan to promote local businesses and local area events & attractions
  • Maintain Chamber Facebook pages:  AlmaWisconsin and BuffaloCountyWI
  • Maintain Chamber Website: 
  • Promote various community projects including Bird City Wisconsin Designation, Alma's Going To The Birds, Fire In The Shire, Swiss Heritage Days, Flyway Film Festival, Christmas In Alma, Shop Alma and Alma Music & Art Festival

Visitor Information

Gather and provide access to information about Alma, the Alma Area and other regional & state visitor resources:.

Chair:  Position Open

  • CHAMBER Visitor Center with brochures on area attractions & events