Raymond Kenny has been named senior manager for special projects in the transit and rail technical excellence center of Parsons Brinckerhoff.
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In his new position, Kenny is responsible for providing leadership, direction, and management of all facets of railroad and transit operations and planning projects. In addition, he will play a prominent role in the planning, development, and implementation of large, complex railroad and transit projects. He will work in Parsons Brinckerhoff’s New York City office.
Kenny comes to Parsons Brinckerhoff after a 40-year career with MTA-Long Island Rail Road (LIRR). He most recently served as senior vice president – transportation and facilities planning, responsible for MTA Capital Construction’s efforts on the East Side Access project. From September 2006 to June 2007 he served as acting president of the LIRR. In addition, he also held senior management positions including senior vice president – operations and chief transportation officer.
Kenny received a master of arts degree in government from St. John’s University, a master of arts in psychology from Adelphi University, and a bachelor of business administration degree from Adelphi University. He is a member of the American Society for Public Administration and the International Association of Emergency Managers.