Principal’s Corner

Shayley Olson is our Proud Cowell Principal. She has been involved in education for 15 years in Colorado. In college, Ms. Olson was a Government major, focusing her efforts on working in public policy. After spending two years in the United States Peace Corps in St. Vincent & the Grenadines as a Youth Development Worker, Ms. Olson served as an Urban Fellow in the New York City Mayor’s Office. After those experiences, she came to Denver to be a teacher and pursue public service through her passion of youth development and pursuing excellence in the field of education.

In Ms. Olson’s spare time, she enjoys being with her family, reading, hiking, and snowshoeing in the winter. Ms. Olson is also an avid traveler, and enjoys sharing her stories and learning about others’ travels, as well!