Kenny was appointed Chief Public Affairs Officer in December 2022 to oversee communications, government and community relations, sustainability and Vail Resorts’ corporate social responsibility platform, EpicPromise.

Before joining Vail Resorts, Kenny served as Vice President of External Affairs at PepsiCo. Prior to PepsiCo, he held several positions in the Obama White House advising Barack Obama, Joe Biden and US Trade Representative, Ron Kirk. He also served on the Biden – Harris Transition team. Kenny began his career working in local government.

Kenny was appointed by President Biden to serve as a member of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Advancing Educational Equity, Excellence, and Economic Opportunity for Black Americans. He also serves on the Board of Trustees at Texas Christian University. Kenny is a recipient of the Washington Business Journal's Diversity in Business award.