John, an Ohio native, attended Grinnell College, earning a BA in English. In true liberal arts fashion, he began working in the information technology field following his graduation. Prior to Middlebury, John was the IT manager for Bruegger’s Bagel Bakeries. Since 2008 John has worked in the admissions office as both a counselor and manager of admissions information systems. He and his wife, Liz Marino, have three daughters and live in Cornwall. John is also a board member of the Middlebury Acting Company, an organization whose goal is to celebrate our common human experiences through the unique interaction of text, actor, and audience.