Mayor & Council

The City of Caldwell City Council meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 6:30 pm in the Council Chambers at City Hall.

City of Caldwell City Hall

107 S. Hill St.

Caldwell, TX 77836

Norris L. McManus – Mayor

107 S. Hill St., Caldwell, TX.
(979) 567-3901

email: council@caldwelltx.gov

Elected Alderman in 2000
Appointed Mayor in 2010 – Elected Mayor in 2012

Mr. McManus is a rancher and a local businessman.  He retired from Verizon after 35 1/2 years.  He served as Caldwell City Council Mayor Pro-Tempore from 2009-2010 and as City Alderman from 1999-2009.  He was a member of the Caldwell ISD Board of Trustees from 1990-1995.  Mayor McManus currently serves on the Brazos Valley Council of Governments and is a member of the Burleson County Chamber of Commerce.  Mr. McManus is also a member of the Burleson County Cowboy Church, where he serves as an Elder.  He is married to Susan Nadine (Duewall) McManus.  Their children are Sarah Elizabeth McManus and husband, David Jenkins and Brady James McManus and wife, Melissa (Ausley) McManus.  They have four grandchildren, Emilee & Jack Jenkins and Grant & Reese McManus.

Nancy B. Stewart – Alderwoman

107 S. Hill St. Caldwell, TX 77836
979-567-3901
email: council@caldwelltx.gov

Elected Alderman in 2019

Mrs. Stewart is a 1980 graduate of Caldwell High School and a 1985 graduate of Western Colorado University.  She is married to Curt Stewart and their children are Erik and Kealy Stewart, Meagan Stewart and Jordan Stewart.  They have one grandson, Duke.  She and
Curt moved from Austin back to Caldwell in 2016.  Mrs. Stewart is a member of the Main Street Advisory Board, the Caldwell Burleson County Lions Club, the Burleson County Chamber of Commerce and is Vice President of the Republican Women of Burleson County.  She is also the owner of Mimosa Mercantile in downtown Caldwell.  Mrs. Stewart is happy to be back in her hometown and proud to serve on the Council.

Allan G. Willis – Alderman (Mayor Pro-Tempore)

107 S. Hill St. Caldwell, TX 77836
979-567-3901
email: council@caldwelltx.gov

Elected Alderman in 2011
Mr. Willis is a lifelong citizen of Caldwell.  He is a 1969 graduate of Caldwell High School and a 1974 graduate of Texas A&M University.  Mr. Willis is a member of First Baptist Church in Caldwell.  He is married to Nan, and they have two children, Nikki and James.  Mr. Willis is also in his 35th year of officiating football games.

Jonnie Vic Barnett – Alderman

107 S. Hill St. Caldwell, TX 77836
979-567-3901
email: council@caldwelltx.gov

Appointed Alderman in 2010 – Elected Alderman in 2012
Mr. Barnett served as City Alderman from 1976-1987 and as Mayor from 1988-1991. He then served again as City Alderman from 1999-2010.  He was appointed back to the Council in August 2010 and was elected again as Alderman in May 2012.  He is married to Ramah and they have two daughters.

Kavon Novak – Alderman

107 S. Hill St. Caldwell, TX 77836
979-567-3901
email: council@caldwelltx.gov

Elected Alderman in 2011
Mr. Novak graduated from Texas A&M University in 1991.  He has been a business owner for 13 years and is currently an Investment Consultant for LPL Financial.  He is a member of First Baptist Church, and he is a Board of Director for the Burleson County Chamber of Commerce.  Mr. Novak is also a member of the Caldwell Men’s Lions Club, where he serves as Treasurer.  He is married to Lori, and they have four children – Jesse, Bay, Hattie and Harrison.  Additionally, he is active with the 4-H Shooting Sports.

James C. Wilde – Alderman

107 S. Hill St. Caldwell, TX 77836
979-567-3901
email: council@caldwelltx.gov

Elected Alderman in 2008