New Employees

In this post we’ll introduce you to three new members of the Middlebury College staff who are working in the Human Resources and College Advancement offices. Please join us as we welcome Petrina, Alison, and Jenna to campus.

Petrina teRiele returns to the Human Resources office where she previously worked from 2006-07. Petrina has been hired as the global HR specialist and is thrilled to be back at Middlebury! In 2006 she earned a bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership from the College of St. Joseph in Rutland, Vt. Petrina greatly enjoys spending time with her family including her husband John and their three-year-old grandson (as well as his parents!). She also enjoys walking and traveling.

Alison (Aly) Fonseca was hired as the leadership gifts associate in College Advancement in September. Aly graduated from Middlebury in May 2011 as an art history major. Originally from Florida, Aly enjoys painting, running, and spending time with friends.


Jenna Bronson is the new administrative coordinator in Human Resources. Jenna graduated from St. Michael’s College in 2005 with degrees in psychology and English. Previously, she worked as an office manager at a veterinary hospital in Williston, Vt. Jenna lives in Whiting.