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People of Long Now

Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz

Director of Development

As Director of Development, Nicholas advances the mission of The Long Now Foundation by building and fostering relationships with the people and organizations who support the foundation's vision for long-term thinking and responsibility.

Nicholas has a broad academic background that spans systems engineering, design thinking, contemporary philosophy, and depth psychology. He earned a degree in Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering from The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 02007 and has spent the past decade actively engaging with the fields of philosophy, psychology, and design. He is currently interested in phenomenological conceptions of time and responsibility.

Prior to joining The Long Now Foundation, Nicholas advised corporate firms on design strategy, enterprise sales, and business development. He also toured in a few rock bands. He currently lives in San Francisco where he reads, writes, and reflects on the future.

Roseann Baker

Member Program Assistant

Kurt Bollacker

Digital Research Director

Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz

Director of Development

Jennifer Colliau

Beverage Director for The Interval

Danielle Engelman

Director of Programs

Dan Linder

Technical Lead

Michael McElligott

Interval Producer

Alexander Rose

Executive Director and Clock Project Manager

Kristen Shuken

Operations Associate

Andrew Warner

Technical Production & Public Communications Lead

Laura Welcher

Director of Operations and The Rosetta Project