John Bishop is the Founder and President of Norsam Technologies, Inc., a Hillsboro, Oregon based company engaged in focused ion beam technology and other nanoscience applications. Norsam was the manufacturer of the nickel Rosetta Disc for Long Now Foundation. The Rosetta Disc was aboard the Rosetta spacecraft launched in 2004 by the European Space Agency which landed on a comet in 2014. He has had a life long interest in archival preservation. Mr. Bishop is also the Founder of The MASTERS Program, an early college charter high school, located on the campus of Santa Fe Community College.