A native of Sudbury, Ontario, Sheilanne began her violin studies under the guidance of Dr. Metro Kozak. She continued her studies at the University of Toronto in the studio of David Zafer, receiving both a Bachelor of Music in Performance as well as a Bachelor of Education. She continued in her studies at UofT to earn a Masters in Music Performance.
Sheilanne is currently a member of London Symphonia and was a member of the former Orchestra London since 1999. She has held tenured positions with both the Windsor Symphony as well as the Kitchener-Waterloo Symphony, where she continues to play regularly. Sheilanne lives in London, Ontario and enjoys spending time playing outdoors and chasing after her two sons.