People of Long Now

Laura Welcher

Director of Operations and The Rosetta Project


Laura Welcher is a linguist with research interests in endangered language documentation, description and revitalization, as well as the growing subdiscipline of computer-assisted linguistics. She received a Ph.D. in Linguistics from the University of California, Berkeley, where she learned first hand the importance of creating digital language resources that last in her field research with critically endangered North American languages. Since then she has become involved with various projects in linguistics that are working towards developing standards for the creation and archiving of digital language resources and interoperable tools to support linguistic research.

Kurt Bollacker

Digital Research Director

Catherine Borgeson

Office Manager & Programs Associate

Bryan Campen

Director of Advancement

Jennifer Colliau

Beverage Director for The Interval

Danielle Engelman

Director of Programs

Dan Linder

Technical Lead

Alexander Rose

Executive Director and Clock Project Manager

Andrew Warner

Technical Production & Public Communications Lead

Laura Welcher

Director of Operations and The Rosetta Project