Modena Reserve at Kensington

Modena Reserve at Kensington is a senior living community in Kensington, Maryland, offering extraordinary Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care. Residents enjoy the highest standards in safety, engaging programs, best-in-class amenities, exemplary service and an abundance of elegance.  

Why Modena Reserve at Kensington?

Excited to keep savoring all the best that life has to offer, but ready to be free from day-to-day concerns? Modena Reserve at Kensington offers you an extraordinary blend of sophistication, excitement, beauty and convenience. This is 5-star hospitality: an unparalleled choice for senior living in the highly desirable location of Kensington, Maryland.

Our commitment to excellence is reflected in each area of living; Independent Living, Assisted Living, and Memory Care.

Live Exceptional. Every Day.


Core Values

For us, these are not just words on a wall. These are words we live by. They set the tone of Modena Reserve at Kensington and for every Solera Senior Living community.  

  • Communication

    We speak openly and honestly as a collaborative team 

  • Commitment

    We consistently strive to exceed service and safety standards and make a meaningful difference in the lives of our residents, loved ones, guests and colleagues

  • Compassion

    We are empathetic and caring

  • Creativity

    We continuously enhance the ways we serve our community

What makes us different?

It is rare that charm and history can blend so perfectly with exquisite design, state-of-the-art technology, dynamic wellness, and breathtaking surroundings. Modena Reserve at Kensington stands apart for excellence that equals or surpasses the finest hotel or resort. Our desire is for you to feel right at home in the neighborhood you’ve come to love, knowing your expectations for the finest will be met. 

Reflecting the deep local pride in Kensington, our senior living community is a mix of two historic buildings, painstakingly remodeled to preserve their original character, and a new building. Our location next to the Kensington train depot puts you amidst a delightful hub of social activity, energy and opportunities for all generations to mix. 

Meet The Team



Founder & CEO
In April 2016, Adam leveraged his 15+ years of experience to launch Solera Senior Living, a next-generation senior living operations, development, and investment company with the goal of elevating the resident experience. At Solera, Adam identifies strategic growth opportunities, sets the vision for the operating model and program design, sources and structures capital relationships, evaluates innovative technologies, and is responsible for building a highly engaging culture. Adam received his BA from Cornell University, School of Hotel and Restaurant Management, and his MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Adam credits the constant love and support from his wife for his success to-date in building Solera. Outside of work, Adam enjoys spending quality time with his wife and three incredible children, two boys and a girl, socializing with close friends, traveling, reading, skiing, golfing, and fitness.


Executive Director
Janet brings over a decade of experience as an Executive Director in the senior living industry to Modena Reserve at Kensington, having previously led several communities in the Washington, D.C. area for Sunrise Senior Living. All told, her experience in senior living industry spans more than 20 years, including various roles with Marriott Senior Living Services. Janet first entered the senior living work force as a Food and Beverage Director for a large Continuing Care Retirement Community (CCRC). As she worked with the residents and the team at this retirement community, her passion for serving seniors only grew. She quickly advanced to the role of Executive Director, and her many years in this position have been the most rewarding experience of her life. Janet hails from New York, having been born in Brooklyn and raised on Long Island. She attended the College at Brockport State University of New York (formerly SUNY Brockport) and majored in Fine Arts. After college Janet moved to Durham, NC, where she worked as a cook in restaurants. Four years later she transitioned to the Washington, DC, area, where she’s lived for over 40 years, holding positions as Catering Manager, then Catering Director and eventually Food and Beverage Director for notable hotels. Janet has been happily married for 32 years to her husband, George, who is a professional Magician. She and her husband have two children—a son who is a Chef in Atlanta and a daughter who is a Director of a before-school and after-school childcare center at an elementary school in Montgomery County, MD. Janet enjoys dancing (Latin, swing and international folk) cooking, movies and walking her Goldendoodle, Allie. She is looking forward to working with Solera Senior Living to create an exceptional experience at Modena Reserve at Kensington every day for all residents, families and friends.

Our Manager

Solera Senior Living has a singular focus: to develop, own and operate communities that will inspire a better quality of life for seniors. With personalized service, engaging programs, and best-in-class amenities, Solera’s innovative approach elevates the entire senior living experience.


Our Partners

At Modena Reserve at Kensington, we believe in working closely with the surrounding community to afford our residents important opportunities. Aligning with local colleges will enhance our continuing education offerings. Partnering with kindergarten and secondary schools can lead to reading groups and mentoring programs. Connecting with local hospitals will allows us to create a preferred provider network for everything from hospital care to home health services to pharmaceuticals in order to improve the coordination of care and outcomes for our residents. As more opportunities for partnerships emerge, Modena Reserve Kensington is ready to serve as a strategic partner.

Ready to find out more?

Contact us today!