Kenney started his career in building heavy equipment (dump trucks and trailers) before making a career change to start on the path of becoming a PGA Professional. In 2001, he received his class A PGA Professional certification. In 2006, he became the Head Golf Professional at Glendale Country Club in Bellevue, WA. He received awards for WWCPGA Merchandiser of the Year and PNWPGA Folds of Honor Patriot Award Winner. He left the golf business to pursue a business career and in 2019 he joined Prism Worldwide as an area sales manager.