A 24-year tenure with ConocoPhillips provided Zeni with extensive experience in budgeting, financial reporting, and controllership functions as well as manufacturing knowledge of plastics (high density polyethylene) and petroleum refining. Among his many assignments, he served as Controller and Business Services Manager for Plastics Operations in Southeast Asia (Singapore) and as Finance and Business Services Manager of a refinery that processed 135,000 barrels of oil per day in West Texas. He was also a member of the Board of Trustees for Golden Plains Community Hospital and served as the Chairman of the Finance and Planning Committee. Zeni is currently on the audit committee of the Board of Trustees at Randolph-Macon College and on the Board of Directors and Treasurer of Colonial CASA.
Zeni has a bachelor's degree in economics from Randolph-Macon College and an MBA from William & Mary. He is a certified public accountant.