Ruben Esqueda is the Vice President of Development for Blue Ridge Atlantic. Ruben is responsible for identifying opportunities for growth in existing and new markets. Ruben manages all aspects of site selection, local government and community relations, due diligence, and design. Ruben has worked for both for-profit and non-profit firms in affordable and market-rate multifamily housing and acquisitions in several states. Before joining Blue Ridge Atlantic, Ruben worked as a Senior Vice President and Development Manager for national development firms establishing their Texas portfolios and helping to restore housing in the Houston MSA as part of their Disaster Relief efforts. Ruben has also worked as a project consultant developing the framework for the first private Municipal Utility District in South Africa.
Ruben received a Master’s degree from Texas A&M in Land and Property Development and a BA in Real Estate from the University of North Texas.