In this role, Kenney will be responsible for all aspects of the North America Water Systems business that supports the sale of Franklin Electric products to customers in Canada, the United States, Mexico, and Central America.

Kenney was hired as the fifth FE Petro employee in 1991. He became president of FE Petro in 2001, and then president of Franklin Fueling Systems in 2005. In 2013, Kenney was appointed a vice president of Franklin Electric Co Inc and promoted to president, Energy Systems.