Energy trading exec takes 3BD in Second Ward

Medium 8641b9850adec20bc609155bf0acaae0 Christopher R. Lackey and Meryl M. Robichaux acquired a three-bedroom, three-bath home at 5519 Sherman St. in Second Ward from Ellington F. Holdings LLC on Nov. 2.

The 3,456-square-foot home in the Fullerton Place subdivision was built in 1935. It is valued at $75,000.

Mr. Lackey is a director of portfolio hedging and commercial transmission at RRI Energy, Inc., a Houston-based provider of electricity to wholesale customers. Prior to joining RRI Energy, he was an associate director for origination at UBS Warburg. He also served as a mountain guide at Rainer Mountaineering, Inc.

He graduated from the University of Oregon with a B.A. in economics. He also holds an M.B.A. from the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University.

According to, there have been 54 home sales in Second Ward during the past 12 months.

Address: 5519 Sherman Street
Buyer(s): Christopher R Lackey (and others) and Meryl M Robichaux (and others)
Seller(s): Ellington F Holdings LLC
Sale date: Nov. 2, 2010