Zena Marchant works as a facility manager at LaGuardia Gateway Partners, a private company that was chosen by former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo to rebuild and manage Terminal B at LaGuardia International Airport. She has worked in management and as a specialist for more than eight years. She specializes in helping businesses build sustainably so that the environment will be better off in the long run. They say she is good at environmental science, sustainability, data analysis, and getting people to talk to each other and the environment.
Zena Marchant has lived in New York her whole life. To study meteorology at Penn State University, she moved out of the state for four years. When she came back, she earned a Master's Degree in Earth and Environmental Science from CUNY City College.