Shaylee received her undergraduate degree in Special Education from Salem College. She is licensed to teach K-5 general education, K-12 Special education, and 6-8 Social Studies. She taught for four years in Surry County Schools (one year in middle school social studies and three as an elementary special education resource teacher). Shaylee also has a Masters degree from Liberty University in Teaching and Learning: Special Education and has completed a second Masters degree from Appalachian State University in Administration and Leadership in the spring of 2021. Shaylee has two children, both of who attend MCA!