Board of Directors

President Bryan Helgeson State Farm 608.397.6908
Vice President Andrew Jones Premier Spine Health & Injury
Secretary Nancy Proctor Village of Holmen President
Assistant Secretary Katie Flaherty Precision Chiropractic
Treasurer Vince Ruger Ameriprise
Assistant Treasurer Tommy Paalksnis River Valley Media Group/La Crosse Tribune
Membership Tammy Addleman La Crosse Area Family YMCA
R.W. Hauser Branch
Stacie Lowman Lowman Family Dental
Events Dave Woggon Phoenix Funding Source
Mark Schneider River Bank
Communications Laurie Buchner Bremer Bank
Ryan Rugroden Rugroden Drafting & Design
Webmaster Clarissa Erickson Details Group Tour & Event Planning


Community Appreciation Award Winner:
Congratulations to Karen & Chad McCathie for receiving HBA's 2017 "Community Appreciation Award" at our Annual Banquet.  Karen & Chad have helped beautify Holmen with restoring a number of buildings which in turn brought more business to Holmen.  They are the owners of "Moxy's Salon & Spa" along with "Shiny Objects Boutique".

Presidents Award Winner:
Congratulations to Vince Ruger on receiving the 2017 HBA "President's Award", also at the HBA Annual Banquet.  The award was given out by out-going President, Ryan Rugroden, for Vince's above and beyond service and dedication to HBA.

Next Meeting:
Our next meeting is Thursday, June 14th, 2018 at the Halfway Creek Park Shelter in Holmen (Note change of venue). The meeting begins at 12:00 pm and ends by 1:00 pm. Lunch will be catered in by Features of Holmen and is available on an individual payment basis for $5.

Our guest speaker will be Carol Abrahamzon with the Mississippi Conservative.
You do not have to be a member to attend, so please, be our guest!  

Thank you to Coulee LIFE Church and Pastor Craig Coe for being our June Lunch Sponsor.  This helps bring down the cost of lunch for each member to just $5! 

Office of Business Development:
All business owners should get acquainted with the service that this Agency offers. They can help you navigate through doing business with state government, assistance with regulations and more. For your convenience, you can click on the document links below for a Power Point Presentation and/or a brochure for more information.

2017 March Office of Business Development Power Point Presentation

Office of Business Development Brochure




Rent Tables from HBA:
Do you have a party or garage sale planned and need more tables?  Rent them from HBA!  Please contact us to rent 8' tables ($5 each for members, $10 each for non-members).  Call Bryan Helgeson at 608-397-6908

Holmen Area Community Center:
To learn more about the Holmen Area Community Center, please visit their website at