Jim Hines is not a politician. He has never run for office.
He has spent his life putting people first, not politics.
Jim is a medical doctor who has delivered thousands of babies over the last 38 years. As a missionary medical doctor, Jim ran two mission hospitals and 20 Urgent Care facilities for four years in the Central African Republic. He has led medical teams all over the world bringing healthcare to those most in need.
Dr. Hines is one of the owners of a medical practice with seven physicians, five advanced practitioners, and 45 employees. He is a former small business owner for 22 years. He is the former chief of the medical staff of Covenant HealthCare, overseeing over 530 physicians. He is the former national president of the 18,000 member Christian Medical & Dental Association.
Jim and his wife Martha have been married for 43 years. They are the proud parents of seven sons and 16 grandchildren and counting. Jim is an airplane pilot, wood carver, CPL holder, a life-long hunter, and long-time Harley owner and rider, fourth-degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do and a distance runner. He has run 5K races in 26 counties in Michigan in the last year.