James D. Trujillo

CPA, CGMA | Former Tax Principal



Total Experience




Specialized In:

  • Mid-Market Businesses
  • Compilation & Review Services


Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of New Mexico’s Anderson School of Management

About Jimmy

Jimmy had a diverse tax background and experience in compilation and review services. He was particularly experienced in partnership, S corporation, and C corporation taxation, construction accounting and taxation, real estate accounting and taxation, vehicle dealerships, and wholesale and retail operations.

Professional Qualifications and Memberships

A Certified Public Accountant, Jimmy held several leadership positions in the New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants (NMSCPA), including:

  • Administrative Vice President
  • Financial Reporting Committee, Chairman
  • Professional Ethics Committee, Vice-Chairma

Awards and Recognition

In 2022, the NMSCPA honored Jimmy with a Lifetime Achievement Award in acknowledgement of his substantial contributions to the community, firm and profession of the past several decades. to celebrate James (Jimmy) D. Trujillo, CPA, as the recipient of the 2022 New Mexico Society of Certified Public Accountants (NMSCPA) Lifetime Achievement Award. Jimmy was also recognied by the U.S. Small Business Administration in 2004 as the New Mexico Financial Services Champion of the Year. The following year he was named “Co-rookie of the Year” by the New Mexico Amigos – the official goodwill ambassador group for the State of New Mexico.

Community Involvement

A former Chairman of the Albuquerque Hispano Chamber of Commerce and UNM’s Anderson School of Management Foundation, Jimmy also served as a Board Member and Finance Committee member of the NAIOP Commercial Real Estate Development Association’s New Mexico Chapter and as a Board Member and Finance Committee Chairman of UNM’s Alumni Association. A graduate of the Leadership New Mexico class of 2003-2004, Jimmy then served as Curriculum Vice Chairman, Board Chair, and Treasurer of that organization.