Maha  Murali

Associate Faculty, Accounting

Maha came from Chennai, TN, India where she attended Ethiraj College affiliated to the University of Madras. After she earned her Bachelors in Commerce, Maha worked towards Chartered Accountancy internship in a Chartered Accounting firm as required by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (equivalent of CPA in the United States).

During that time, Maha took exams offered by the Institute of Company Secretaries of India to become a Company Secretary to specialize in Corporate and Other laws and Securities and Exchange Board of India Regulations (equivalent to SEC regulations in the United States). After she completed Company Secretaryship, Maha worked for Ashok Leyland, the second largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in India, in their Internal Audit department. Maha over five years of Accounting, Auditing and Taxation experience in various Industries including automobile, beverages, and transportation. Maha came to the United States and pursue her Masters in Accounting from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Maha joined Mission College in 2013.


Bachelors in Commerce, Ethiraj College, University of Madras, India
Associate member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
Company Secretary from the Institute of Company Secretaries of India
MS in Accounting from University of Illinois at Chicago 

Courses Taught

Acctg 21 A 2013
Acctg 59A 2014
Acctg 70 Fall 2014

Fast Facts

Loves Music and spending time with family. Participated in classical music concerts solo and group in University of Chicago and organized an Indian Classical music club for toddlers. Enjoys yoga and reiki meditation.

Favorite Quote

Keep trying and you will get better!



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Maha Murali
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