Village of Caledonia 5043 Chester Lane, Racine, WI 53402

Jim Dobbs


  • Married, 3 adult children
  • Retired Lieutenant from the Racine Police Department after 30 + years in law enforcement
  • Small business owner


  • Four years of college at U-W Parkside and U-W Eau Claire
  • Extensive training in personnel management and emergency management


  • Current Racine County Deputy Emergency Management Director

Community Service

  • Current board member and past president of the Kiwanis Club of Greater Racine
  • Current President of the River Meadows Homeowner's Association
  • Past board member and treasurer of the 4th Fest Greater Racine Corporation

Elective History

  • Appointed Village President in 2017
  • Re-elected in 2013, 2015, 2017
  • Elected Trustee No. 5 Village Board in 2011

Committee Appointments

  • Community Development Authority member
  • Planning Commission member
  • Finance Committee member
  • Former Public Works Committee, chair
  • Former Personnel Committee, chair
  • Former Storm Sewer Utility District (liaison)
  • Former Park and Rec Commission (liaison)