Our Team

Malinda Johnston, CPA


Malinda specializes in tax consulting and brings to the table a wealth of knowledge. She has served in both public and private accounting for a cumulative 26 years. She became a licensed Certified Public Accountant in 1999 and has been an employee of The Cleveland Group, CPAs for over eleven years.


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

Organizations and Volunteering:

  • West Acres Baptist Church


  • Walt Disney World
  • The sound of quiet
  • The beach with her family

Work or Personal Goal:  See “quote”

Did you know: She considers herself an unpaid Uber driver for her children.

Favorite Quote:  “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.” –Colossians 3:17

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