Pilar is a Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS) candidate who earned her Master of Science in nutrition and integrative health from Maryland University of Integrative Health in 2018. As part of this program, she conducted consultations with patients ages 10-70. Pilar provided patients with educational information and resources to address conditions such as celiac disease, structural gastrointestinal issues, Crohn's disease, food and environmental allergies, high cholesterol, pre-diabetes, weight gain/loss, thyroid issues, stress, and trauma.
Pilar also earned her certification for In-Depth Study of Chinese Dietary Therapy from Daoist Traditions College of Chinese Medical Arts in Asheville, NC in 2019. She previously attended Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, NY, earning a Bachelor of Arts degree with concentrations in developmental psychology and dance.