Jim  Amaral

Jim Amaral


Jim has over thirty years of accounting experience in non-profits, industry, and public accounting.

Prior to coming to the Computer History Museum, he was the controller for the YMCA of Silicon Valley for seventeen years. During this period the organization grew from $33 million to $77 million and became one of the largest YMCAs in the country. Before the Y, Jim worked for both manufacturers and distributors, and began his accounting career at Coopers & Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) where his clients included manufacturers, governments, and non-profits. Jim has a BS in Business Administration from San Jose State University. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the California Society of CPAs.