Corporate Leadership

Liliana C. McDaniel
Chief Accounting Officer

McDaniel began her career with Synovus in 1998 as Vice President, Financial Reporting Manager. Prior to joining Synovus, McDaniel was a senior audit manager with KPMG LLP in Atlanta, Georgia. In 2006, she was named Chief Accounting Officer of Synovus.

B.S. Business Administration, Georgia State University


  • Member, Columbus Consolidated Government Pension Board of Trustees
  • Member, Columbus Regional Healthcare System Board of Directors
    • Chair, Finance and Planning Committee
    • Member, Audit and Compliance Committee
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Summary of Responsibilities:
As the Chief Accounting Officer, McDaniel is responsible for overseeing the company’s accounting policies, financial reporting, and compliance regulations related to the Sarbanes-Oxley Act. She also has leadership responsibility for developing financial strategies for the organization.