Scott McNealy

Board Member

Scott McNealy is an outspoken advocate for personal liberty, small government, and free-market competition. In 1982, he co-founded Sun Microsystems, where he served as CEO and Chairman of the Board for 22 years. Scott piloted the company from startup to legendary Silicon Valley giant in computing infrastructure, network computing, and open source software.

Today, Scott is heavily involved in advisory roles for companies that range from startup stage to large corporations. One of these companies, Curriki Curriki (curriculum + wiki), is an independent 501(c)(3) organization working toward eliminating the education divide by providing free K-12 curricula and collaboration tools through an open-source platform. Scott received his BA from Harvard in 1976 and his MBA from Stanford in 1980. He is an enthusiastic ice hockey fan, an avid golfer with a single digit handicap, and lives in California with his 4 sons and wife, Susan.