Kelsey Adams, LMSW
Director of Social Services
Kelsey joined the Water’s Edge team with diverse experience in the healthcare field. She completed her bachelors of arts in social sciences at SUNY, University at Buffalo, where she concentrated in community mental health, and participated in internships at the Buffalo Psychiatric Center. She then accepted a position at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in 2012, serving for six years while pursuing her master’s degree from Adelphi University. She now holds a license in social work and has been practicing since 2017. Much of her experience has been in a hospital setting, which she states is where she found a passion for patient centered care and providing support to those who need it most. Kelsey also has a strong background in palliative care/end of life care with a focus on the emotional and psychological wellbeing of patients and their families. She praises and values her team at Water’s Edge, and appreciates every new experience that comes her way.