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The Albany County Tourism Board (ACTB) is located in Laramie, the Gem City of Wyoming, which is nestled at the base of the Snowy Range between Vedauwoo to the east and the Medicine Bow National Forest to the west. The ACTB promotes travel and tourism to the Laramie area with national advertising.


To obtain national and international recognition for Albany County, to showcase the area as a multi-seasonal destination having endless possibilities, and to realize full visitor potential.

Board Members

  • David Wright, (County) Board Chair

  • Page Malmstrom, (County) Vice-Chair

  • Brad Jackson, (City) Treasurer

  • Kaley Holyfield, (City) Secretary

  • Kathleen Bertoncelj, (County) Board Member

  • Rebecca Walsh, (City) Board Member

  • Tessa Cedillo, (City) Board Member

  • Terri Jones, Albany County Commissioner 
  • Pat Gabriel, City of Laramie Vice Mayor

Tourism Board Staff:

  • Scott Larson, Executive Director (director@visitlaramie.org)

  • Sara Haugen, Marketing Manager (marketing@visitlaramie.org)

  • Lyndee Johnston, Administrative Assistant (info@visitlaramie.org)

  • Bob Nelson, Summit Visitor Center Supervisor


The ACTB Meetings: The third Monday of every month at 4 pm. at the Visitor Center Office.

Laramie Area Visitor Center:
210 E Custer Street
Laramie, WY 82070

1(800) 445-5303

Get In Touch


Meeting Minutes: Minutes for past board meetings can be found linked below.

July 2020
June 2020
May 2020
April 2020
March 2020
February 2020
No Meeting in January 2020
December 2019
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019


Grants and Funding

Yearly Projects Sponsored by the 4% Lodging Tax and Albany County Tourism Board

307 Film Festival – $1,600
Albany County School District – $5,250
Christmas in Centennial – $500
Cowboy Turf Wars – $4,500
Elevation Celebration – $2,000
Evening at the Ivinsons’ – $2,500
Future Business Leaders of America – $2,500
Laramie Chamber Business Alliance – $500
Laramie Jubilee Days – $15,000
Laramie Youth Basketball Tournament – $1,000
Laramie Wayfinding Project – $15,000
Main Street Alliance Program – $500
Pilot Hill Project – $10,000
Senior Olympics – $3,000
Special Olympics – $4,000
WY Association of Municipalities – $15,000
WY High School State Swim Meet – $2,000
WY Writer’s Conference – $1,500
WY Tennis Association – $1,000


Applying For A Grant

Please read the Albany County Grant Guidelines before downloading the Grant Application.

Once you have read the guidelines, complete the grant application and budget below and submit to the Laramie Area Visitor Center (see instructions at bottom of page).

Budget spreadsheet

To help you with your wrap-up project report and evaluation, which must be submitted at the end of your event, please complete and attach the following form.

To Fill Out Application

1. Download the grant guidelines above
2. Read guidelines to assure all requirements are met
3. Download and open the grant application
4. Click “Highlight Fields” in upper right hand corner
5. Click in the blue highlighted fields
6. Push tab or use the mouse to navigate to other fields
7. Go to Email Grant Application instructions

To Email Grant Application

1. Click File
2. Click Attach Email
3. Type in admin@visitlaramie.org and your email address (to save a copy for yourself)
4. Click Send

To Save Grant Application

1. Email grant application to your email address (see Email Grant Application)
2. Open attachment
3. Click File
4. Click Save As
5. Save to your computer as a file name you will remember
6. Click Save

For more information, please contact The Albany County Tourism Board Staff.
(307) 745-4195 | 210 E. Custer St. Laramie