Jim Smith is Vice President of Strategy and Business Development. His scope includes the hospital’s strategic plan development and new projects related to Botsford’s growth objectives. Smith’s planning purview extends throughout Botsford Health Care's diverse holdings and has him working on new business initiatives and helping the health care organization meet its strategic goals. In addition, he leads Botsford Hospital's Marketing and Public Relations Departments as well as serves as Government Relations Liaison.
Smith has been accorded the status of Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Smith earned the Master of Business Administration in Leadership Studies and his undergraduate degree from Baker College, Flint, Michigan. Before coming to Botsford, Smith served as project manager for the Greater Flint Health Coalition.
He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the Michigan Society for Healthcare Planning and Marketing, and the Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development.