People of Long Now

Kurt Bollacker

Digital Research Director


Kurt is a computer scientist with a research background in the areas of machine learning, digital libraries, and electro-cardiographic modeling. He received a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from The University of Texas at Austin and was co-creator of the CiteSeer research tool while a researcher at The NEC Research Institute . He was the technical director of The Internet Archive, and a research engineer at the Duke University Medical Center. His personal interests include vegetarian cooking, travel, and helping to build the community at spaceship.com. (list of speaking engagements.)

Tre Balchowsky

Interval Producer

Kurt Bollacker

Digital Research Director

Nicholas Paul Brysiewicz

Director of Development

Todd Carnam

Beverage Director & Lead Bartender

KC Crowell

Operations Associate

Danielle Engelman

Director of Programs

Ahmed Kabil

Writer & Editor

Dan Linder

Technical Lead

Michael McElligott

Interval Producer

Alexander Rose

Executive Director and Long Now Board Member

Andrew Warner

Technical Production & Public Communications Lead

Laura Welcher

Director of Operations and The Long Now Library

Juliann Witt

Member Program Coordinator

Deborah Yoon Zacharias

Development Associate