Kelsey is a recent graduate from Northwestern University, where she studied Human Development and Psychological Services. During her time studying at Northwestern, she worked with Y.O.U. in 2015 and early 2017.
Kelsey has also worked one-on-one with kids with Autism as a behavioral therapist. In this role, she learned strategies and techniques to improve language skills, social skills, and foster positive behavior. Kelsey is excited to use these experiences to guide her work at Oakton Elementary this year as an Americorps Y.O.U.th Serve Member!
In her free time, Kelsey loves to travel! She tries to visit new places and go on adventures with her family and friends every month. She is also an avid reader, and she welcomes any book recommendations!