Meet The Chamber
The Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce’s Mission is to enhance a diversified business environment that fosters a progressive and economically viable community.
Bret Hyble joined the Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce in the beginning of 2013 as President & CEO. Bret has lived in Mt. Pleasant for over 34 years. He has over 23 years of experience in the service industry as a manager, administrator and fund raiser. Bret holds a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree from Central Michigan University and was a member of the Varsity football team that won two consecutive Mid-American Conference Championships. Bret is married to Carol, who is the Vice President of Advancement for Eagle Village. Bret & Carol have two sons, Brooks a Senior at Alma College and Colton a Senior at Sacred Heart Academy High School.
His community and regional involvement includes Board of Directors for the Great Lakes Bay Regional Alliance, volunteer work with Make-A-Wish, P-E-A-K fundraising committee, CMU Athletic Hall of Fame selection committee, and coaching for Mt. Pleasant Parks & Recreation, as well as Sacred Heart Academy. Through his work with the Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce, Bret has continued the business growth of the Chamber and has enhanced an already strong community.
Director of Events
Rachel Rollin joined the Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce in August 2013. Rachel graduated from Central Michigan University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Integrative Public Relations. Her most recent position was Marketing and Resource Development Assistant at McLaren Central Michigan, responsible for event planning, community outreach, community health class promotion, website and social media updates, and PR writing. Her community involvement is primarily through her church, Zion Lutheran, where she serves on the Board of Campus Ministry at Christ the King Lutheran Chapel on the campus of CMU.
Rachel is married to Ryan, who works as a Speech-Language Pathologist. She enjoys bike riding, camping and the outdoors, photography, music, and spending time with her husband, friends and family. Rachel has continued the promotion, development and support of our membership, helping foster a prosperous business environment.
The Mt Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes Rachel Mocini as the new Membership Director. Her most recent position was Manager of Membership Engagement with Palace Sports & Entertainment. Rachel graduated from Northwood University with a Master’s and Bachelor’s degree as well as being a member of the women’s basketball team.
She is married to DJ Mocini, who works at Central Michigan University in athletics. In her free time, Rachel enjoys spending time with friends and family, and is always up for some friendly competition. Her role will be to continue cultivating member relationships and to work to acquire new chamber members.
Office Manager Jamie Pierson joined the Mt. Pleasant Area Chamber of Commerce in December 2013. Jamie obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Management from American Intercontinental University. She enjoys spending time with her family and attending her children's sporting events. Jamie is married to Eric Pierson Sr. who works for Mt. Pleasant Public Schools and for the City of Mt. Pleasant. They have three children, Eric II, Jasmine and Ace. Jamie is responsible for the Chamber's accounting, website and technical support.