Lynn L. Chen-Zhang


Trustee Chen-Zhang is the COO of Zhang Financial, a leading fee-only wealth management firm. As a CFP® and a certified public accountant, she was ranked as one of the nation’s 100 Top Women Financial Advisors by Barron’s and Financial Times. 

Chen-Zhang is president of the WMU Foundation Board of Directors and serves on the Foundation’s Investment Committee and the Committee on Directors. She is also a member of Southwest Michigan First’s Board of Directors, among others. Besides her local volunteer board involvements, Chen-Zhang serves on the Economics Advisory Council for the Department of Economics at Columbia University and is a member of Harvard University’s Committee on University Resources. 


  • Master’s degree in Accountancy, WMU
  • MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University
  • Executive Education program, Columbia University