The Georgia High School Association Board of Trustees and Dr. Robin Hines signed a renewal of his contract on March 20 that will keep Hines in his position as Executive Director at least through May 31, 2026.
Hines first became Executive Director on July 1, 2017 and this was his second, three-year renewal. As Executive Director, his responsibilities include the day-to-day administration of the GHSA, by-law interpretations, student eligibility, hardships, and the Coach’s Education Program.
Hines holds a B.S.Ed. and M.Ed. from Valdosta State University and an Ed.D. from Nova Southeastern University. He previously served in the Houston County School System as principal of Northside High School, Assistant Superintendent for School Operations and Superintendent of Schools. He also served as high school principal in Jackson and Charlton Counties. During his career in education Dr. Hines has served as a teacher, coach, athletic director, assistant principal, principal, assistant superintendent and superintendent.
Originally from Thomasville, Hines is married to his college sweetheart, the former Kim Dilling of Warner Robins. Kim is a retired Kindergarten teacher. They have three children, Melissa, Ashley and Bobby.