James Kenney has more than 30 years' experience as a pension actuary, including 26 years as a consulting actuary, of which 18 years have been in an ownership role. He is the Founder, CEO and President of Kenney Consulting. Known for his deep knowledge of the tax code and IRS regulations, Mr. Kenney is a well-known expert in the employee benefit/pension plan industry and has been relied upon by numerous administrative and retirement committees, Board of Directors, and other bodies, including industry authorities and associations to provide professional advice, produce studies and reports, author industry publications, and present speeches relating to the field.
Clients frequently seek his expert witness services for pension and/or loss of income (lost wages) cases; he has testified in high profile cases such as the Retired Pilots of US Airways in bankruptcy proceedings.
Mr. Kenney's record of longevity is impeccable. Many of his clients have been with him for 15 or more years; he was the actuary for companies like Levi Strauss for 25 years and Air Liquide for 15. Valuing long term relationships, Mr. Kenney has worked with the same employees for over 25 years. Please email for a complete list of Mr. Kenney's accomplishments and credentials.
Education & Licenses
Fellow of the Society of Actuaries (FSA), Member of the American Academy of Actuaries (MAAA) and an Enrolled Actuary