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Malinda Johnston, CPA


Malinda has significant experience with general business consulting and best practices for businesses as well as Individuals strategic tax planning needs. She has complex tax experience with a broad emphasis in construction, real estate, professional services, medical professionals, and general business. She has served in both public and private accounting for over 25 years. She became a licensed Certified Public Accountant in 1999 and has been an employee of The Cleveland Group, CPAs for over fifteen years. Malinda enjoys vacationing to the beach and Disney World with her family in her spare time. She also attends West Acres Baptist Church, and lives by Colossians 3:17 “And whatever you do, in word or deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.


  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants