Mr. Kenney is a Nebraska native and recent graduate of the University of Nebraska Lincoln. There, he attained a Bachelor's Degree in Music Education. His primary instrument is the trumpet, though he has professional experience singing and playing the guitar and bass guitar as well. He is now engaged to Catelyn Cantril, with whom he worked as a Resident Assistant for the university.
Mr. Kenney was a special education para-professional at Maxey Elementary School in Lincoln, NE from January of 2006 to June of 2007. There he assisted in teaching a young student labeled with autism.
Mr. Kenney has been a member of the military and the 43rd Army Band for over 8 years. He plays trumpet in the concert band, marching band, and for funeral honors. He plays guitar, bass guitar, and sings for the 43rd Army Band's popular music combo.
Mr. Kenney served in several practica. He assisted in teaching music at Culler Middle School during the fall semester of 2008, at Arnold Elementary School during the fall semester of 2009, at Pius X High School during the spring semester of 2010, and at Holmes Elementary School during the fall semester of 2010.