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What do guests say about our Nativo Lodge team? Our Albuquerque, New Mexico hotel management team has been called "excellent," "very accommodating" and "great" among other accolades in reviews. Each day, our Nativo Lodge team brings with it years of service and a professionalism sure to make you feel at home. Meet our courteous Albuquerque hotel management team! 

Nate Wells - Executive Director Lodge Collection
Ruben Vasquez - Regional Director of Sales

Also see our corporate Heritage Hotels & Resorts team.
Nate Wells - Executive Director Lodge Collection

Nate Wells oversees the creation, implementation and leadership of the Heritage Lodge Collection. Throughout his career, Nate has led operations, human resources and customer service teams from single property to corporate level in the retail, food & beverage and hospitality industries.





Ruben A. Vasquez - Regional Director of Sales

Originally, from Los Angeles, Ruben brings to our hotel team an extensive background in brand marketing, group sales and managing for variety of Fortune 500 companies. He has worked with The Santa Fe Opera, The Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta, Abba Technologies, The Santa Fe New Mexican, KOAT.com, Con Agra, Minute Maid, Nestle, Dell, HP, Amazon, Acer, Toshiba and Blackberry, and consulted with a New Mexico company fulfilling QVC.com. Ruben is passionate about the culture in Santa Fe and Albuquerque, and remains focused on providing the best experience for all his guests.