Contact a Representative

Burke Sage

Manager, Business Development, West-Central Michigan
800.366.3699 ext. 373
517.927.6117

Burke started at MRA in 2000 after owning and operating a coffee and ice cream shop in West Michigan. He previously held sales and marketing positions in various industries and has a bachelor’s degree in merchandising management from Michigan State University.

Chris Smith

Manager, Business Development
800.366.3699 ext. 372
517.927.6116

Chris serves as relationship manager for MRA’s state association and national credit card processing referral partners. He joined MRA in 2000 after earning a bachelor’s degree in business management from Ferris State University and employment as a retail furniture sales associate. He also serves as head coach for the Haslett High School boys’ varsity basketball team.

Miranda Piersol

Business Development Representative, Southeast Michigan
800.366.3699 ext. 371
517.927.6114

Miranda joined MRA in 2014 after she was director of Hulfelt Management, a family owned company that procures, refurbishes and leases investment properties. She previously was sales representative for Virco Manufacturing in Jacksonville, Florida, managing furniture sales, delivery and the installation process for institutional clients. Her career also includes positions at two retailers. She is a graduate of the University of Florida, with a degree in journalism and a major in advertising.

Brian Scott

Business Development Representative, Southwest & Central Michigan
800.366.3699 ext. 375
517.927.6121

Brian joined MRA in 2016. Previously he was a unit field trainer and insurance representative for CNO Financial Group/Bankers Life and Casualty in its Okemos office. He also has experience as a retail manager, business consultant and risk advisor to financial institutions. Scott earned his undergraduate degree in business finance from Western Michigan University and a joint MBA and law degree from Michigan State University.