Maliece Whatley, MAcc, CPA

Whatley, Maliece, MAcc, CPA
Instructor of Accounting

Tel: 912 358-3408
Rm. 225


Maliece S. Whatley, CPA, MAcc is an Instructor of Accounting in the College of Business Administration, Savannah State University, Savannah, Georgia. She began her career in 1983 on the audit staff of Coopers and Lybrand in Atlanta, where she served clients in the manufacturing, real estate, and telecommunications industries. In 1986 she moved to  BellSouth Enterprises as a Staff Manager where her responsibilities included  documenting methods and procedures for the corporate accounting staff; preparing consolidated financial reports; accounting research and technical guidance; ensuring consistent and accurate reporting among BellSouth Enterprises domestic and international subsidiaries and affiliates; and assisting new or acquired subsidiaries with BellSouth reporting compliance. Ms. Whatley has also served as a staff accountant for a local CPA firm and as an accountant for a local law firm. 



MAcc, University of Georgia, 1983, Major: Accounting, Graduate Assistant.

BBA, University of Georgia, 1982, Major: Accounting, Magna Cum Laude.


Licensures and Certifications

CPA, Georgia State Board of Accountancy


Teaching Experience

Instructor (Accounting), Savannah State University, Savannah, Georgia, (Fall 2001 – Present)

Adjunct Instructor (Accounting), Dekalb College (now Georgia Perimeter College), Clarkston, Georgia

Adjunct Instructor (Accounting), South University, Savannah, Georgia


Professional Memberships


American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Georgia Society of CPAs (College Campus Representative Subcommittee, College Outreach Task Force)

Georgia Association of Accounting Educators

Institute of Internal Auditors, Savannah Chapter (Audit Committee, Savannah Chapter)

Institute of Management Accountants, Savannah Chapter


Honor Societies

Beta Gamma Sigma

Beta Alpha Psi

Phi Kappa Phi

Golden Key

Alpha Lambda Delta

Order of Omega


Community Service

Committee Chair, Isle of Hope United Methodist Church Finance Committee

Committee Member, Isle of Hope United Methodist Church Council.

Member, Effingham County High School Business Advisory Board

Treasurer and Board Member, United Methodist Church Savannah Transportable Housing Program.

Board Member and Past Treasurer, Savannah District Wesley Foundation

Volunteer, Junior Achievement of Savannah