Village of Caledonia 5043 Chester Lane, Racine, WI 53402

Holly McManus


Trustee Holly McManus is engaged with two young children.  She has been a resident of Caledonia for about 7 years, and grew up in Southeastern Wisconsin.  She and her fiancé, Jason, are both in law enforcement.  Holly has worked as a St. Francis Police Officer for the last 15 years.  She is currently a Detective, after serving as the Department’s first K9 Handler, first female SWAT team member, and 10 years on third shift patrol. 

Holly earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Classics/History/Political Science from Colorado College, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.  She graduated as a first generation college student.

In 2015, Holly earned her Master’s Degree in Criminal Justice, with a specialization in Homeland Security from St. Joseph’s University, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She graduated with honors with a 4.0 GPA.

Holly’s seat as Village Trustee is her first adventure in politics and running for office.  She was elected to represent Seat #5 in April 2021.  

Holly enjoys spending time with her family, her senior Corgi Pickles, and her retired K9 Bane.