About Meena

Meena Cheng, CFP®



Meena is the founder and principal of Impact Financial.

She is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER Professional with 20+ years in the financial services business. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Utah and has worked as a CPA, mostly in the tax areas.

Between 2003 and 2007, she was a personal finance newspaper columnist for the King County Journal, and has appeared as a financial professional on numerous radio and television programs, including CNBC’s Power Lunch.

In 2011, 2012, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019, she was awarded the Five StarSM Wealth Manager* by Seattle Magazine.

In 2013, she won first place in the Toastmaster Area Humorous Speech Contest with the speech “Children from Mars and Venus,” a humorous speech that was based on the hilarious differences between her two children.

In 2014, she won first place in the Toastmaster Area International Speech Contest with the speech “How You Do Anything Is How You Do Everything," an inspiring speech that was based on one of her life mantras.

In her spare time, Meena is a voracious reader and an enthusiastic cook who once cooked a 50-course dinner for her brother’s 50th birthday!

*2011, 2012, 2016-2019 Five Star Wealth Manager Award, created by Five Star Professional. The 2019 award was presented on 1/1/19 based on data gathered within 12 months preceding the issue date. 2752 advisors were considered, 290 advisors were recognized. Advisors pay a fee to hold out marketing materials. Not indicative of advisor’s future performance. Your experience may vary. For more information, please visit www.fivestarprofessional.com.