Dr. Nikki Gamrath
Head of School
Dr. Nikki Gamrath is an educator with strong academic credentials. She has earned a Doctorate Degree in Education (EdD) in curriculum development and instruction, an Educational Specialist Degree (EdS) from McKendree University, and a Master’s Degree in Education from Antioch University.
Nikki has taught middle school, high school, college, and graduate students, and has served as Acting Head of School and Assistant Head at a Pre-K-8 school. She comes to Berkeley Hall School from the Mountain Academy of the Teton Science Schools in Jackson Hole, Wyoming where she served as the Vice President of Educational Development and an Academic Dean.
Nikki also has an extensive background in the field of Diversity Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB), having taught related undergraduate and graduate courses, and developed a social justice curriculum at other institutions.
Whenever time permits, Nikki loves playing soccer, swimming, climbing, and hiking with her husband Craig. She has her Captain’s License and enjoys blue water sailing.