Economic Development Director | Torres Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians
Jesus Arguelles, the Director of Economic Development for the Torres Martinez Desert Cahuilla Indians (TMDCI), is dedicated to accelerating the transition of TMDCI’s sovereign tribal economy into an inclusive and equitable regional engine of strategic economic development. He works on: tribal-focused community planning and infrastructure development; environmental sustainability; cultural and natural assets preservation and enhancement; sovereign and circular entrepreneurship; social equity and justice practices; business portfolio diversification in “green,” added value industries; financial literacy and fitness; and wealth-building and intergenerational transference.
Stewards of the Land and a New Economy
April 8th | 3:00 pm to 4:15 pm
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