Hines is a 20-year resident of Smyrna and has worked as a prosecutor for the county solicitor and district attorney offices. She currently serves as executive assistant district attorney for Cobb County.
Natalie Keng is owner of the specialty food business Chinese Southern Belle.
A total of 835 votes were cast in the Ward 2 race according to unofficial results.
Hines’ other three opponents were Michael J. Starks, who received 16%; Cynthia Wagner, who garnered 14%; and Natalie E. Jones, who received 10%.