Fresno, CA - Arthur Jacuinde has been working with the Fresno Local Conservation Corps for two years. Recently, at the age of 21, he was elected to serve as president of the Corpsmember Council. He works with young people, some of whom have been involved with the justice system, to learn job skills related to clean energy and conservation. He has participated in solar panel installations and materials reuse and recycling at constructions sites. By his own account his leadership in the Corps has made him more responsible and has inspired him to get more active in his community. He sees the green economy as a way to create more jobs for the people he works with every day.