Holly was employed in Parks & Recreation for the City of San Marcos for more than 13 years. She held positions of Recreation Superintendent, Assistant Director and Program Manager. She oversaw Athletics, Community Center and Youth Program areas. She also managed the Community Garden, Rotating Art Gallery and Juried Art Show along with a variety of special projects such as fundraising for the annual fireworks show and park development.
Prior to that, Holly spent over 20 years in administrative positions with the Boys & Girls Club of Escondido, which after a few mergers became the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater San Diego. Holly was an Area Director responsible for oversight of clubhouses in Borrego Springs, Escondido, Ramona and Valley Center. Throughout her time with the Clubs, she hired, trained and supervised staff, managed the club’s fundraising events, worked on special projects, public relations and marketing as well as volunteer management.
Ms. Malan has a BA in Recreation Administration from San Diego State University and a Certificate in Contemporary Marketing from UC San Diego Extension. She is a past member of California Parks & Recreation Society (CPRS) & Women in Leisure Service (WILS) and current member of the Rotary Club of San Marcos, where she is a past president. She serves on the Women’s Golf Association board as Vice President/Tournament Chair at her golf club. Holly is enjoying retirement with her husband Randy. They live in San Marcos. She likes the outdoors and is an avid golfer, enjoys camping, riding E-bikes and spending time with family and friends.