Cameron Gehlen

Principal, Compass Montessori School


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Cameron E Gehlen 
Principal Compass Montessori School 

Wheat Ridge Campus - 10399 W. 44th Ave. Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
Phone: (303) 420-8288 ext 233

Golden Campus - 4441 Salvia St., Golden, CO 80403
Phone (303) 271-1977

Steamboat Springs     Cameron was born in Steamboat Springs, Colorado and graduated from the University of Kansas with a BA in Child Psychology. During this time, she worked as an assistant in a private Montessori school for two years.

     After graduating from college Cameron moved to Boulder to complete her AMS Montessori training and work at the Montessori School of Evergreen.

     In 2005 Cameron came to work at Compass Montessori as a co-teacher in the Cypress Room. During this time, she completed her Masters in Education from Regis University as well as her Ed S. in Educational Leadership and Policy with her principal's license from the University of Colorado, Denver.  

     In 2015 Cameron stepped into the role of principal at the Wheat Ridge campus and will be serving as principal at the Golden campus starting in 2018. Cameron is currently working on her doctoral degree in Educational Law and Policy with a specialization in Special Education Law.   

     Cameron lives in downtown Denver with her husband Ryan and two dogs Hailee and Jax. She loves running, skiing, and trying new restaurants! Cameron is currently training for the Las Vegas Marathon with a group of other teachers and Compass Staff.