Shaylor is a member of Waring's Music Department. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Brandeis University and a Master of Music degree in Piano Performance from the New England Conservatory. In her instruction, Shaylor seeks to help each student embrace truth and be straightforward in their relationships. She wants "to help students become aware of how they learn best, and be kind to themselves as they undertake challenges." Shaylor enjoys choral singing, sewing, and jigsaw puzzles. She joined Waring in 1981.