Pilar graduated from the University of California, Irvine with a B.A. in Political Science and Anthropology. Her areas of focus have been womxn, undocumented immigrants, low income tenants, individuals experiencing homelessness, and the LGBTQ community. She has had previous advocacy experience with several non-profits around Orange County, Washington D.C., and now with the LGBTQ Center of Long Beach. She is excited to continue her work in the Long Beach area to support the local community and promote the Center’s values. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with loved ones and exploring Southern California.