People of Long Now

Bryan Campen


Over the past decade, Bryan Campen has served as a media advisor to Long Now in the development of its online presence, standalone events and Seminars About Long-term Thinking.

As founder and Chief Executive Officer of Transit, Campen advises a range of corporate, aerospace, government and nonprofit clients on media, branding and crisis communication issues.

From 02012 to 02015, Campen served as director of media and public relations at XCOR Aerospace, a spacecraft manufacturer headquartered in Mojave, California, with offices in Texas, Amsterdam and Hong Kong. Campen directed all media and public relations, corporate brand development and sponsorships, and led its global crisis response group through major industry incidents.

Prior to that, Campen worked as new media director at multiple marketing and media firms in Chicago, while also serving at Obama for America headquarters in Chicago during President Obama's first White House bid in 02008.

He lives in Chicago with his wife and two children.

Kat Adams

Rosetta Intern & Museum Associate 02010-11

Samuel Arbesman

Long Now Research Fellow

Greg Baiden

Principal at Penguin Automated Systems

Catherine Borgeson

Office Manager & Programs Associate (02012-02016)

Heather Marie Bowden

Long Now Research Fellow

Austin Brown

Programs Associate

Bryan Campen


Stuart Candy

Long Now Research Fellow

Daniel Claussen

Long Now Research Fellow

Simone Davalos

office manager (02002-02008)

Camille Davila

office manager (01998-02001)

Whitney Deatherage

Associate Director of Operations (02011-02014)

Stewart Dickson

consulting engineer

Jake Faw

Machinist/Fabricator & Clock Install

Brian Ford

Clock Engineer

Jeff Good

Rosetta Technical Director

Veronica Graham

office & store manager (02007-02008)

Charlotte Hajer

Outreach and Development Manager (02012 - 02015)

Tony Hansmann

digital infrastructure consulting

James Home

product designer

Robert Johnson

office manager (02001)

Joe Kacmarcik

system admin

Ben Keating

Designer & Developer

Ting Kelly

Long Now Research Fellow

Stuart Kendall

Principal at Seattle Solstice

Luke Khanlian

Clock Engineer

Roman Krznaric

Long Now Research Fellow

Jascha Little

Lead Clock Engineer

Jim Mason

Director of the Rosetta Project (01999-02005)

Marisa McKay

Design Management Consultant for Clock One

Alex Mensing

Former Assistant Manager of Museum & Store

Dave Miner

Fabrication Specialist

Julie Momméja

Scholar-in-Residence at The Interval

Chris Rand

Machinist and Fabricator

Susan Shea

non-profit advisor

Kristen Shuken

Operations Associate (02016-02017)

Greg Staples

Clock Engineer

Zoe Stephenson

Clock Engineer

Contessa Trujillo

Office Manager (02009 - 02010)