Marshall Dines is a Michigan native. Having been born in, and spending most of his life in Southeastern Michigan, he frequented Northern Michigan throughout his childhood and fell in love with it a little more each time he visited. Marshall attended the University of Michigan, Michigan State University, and Thomas M. Cooley Law School. He has a Law, Business Administration, and Political Science degree. He is a family man with a beautiful and loving wife and son. He loves all the beauty, activities, and culture Michigan has to offer.