A New Orleans native, Lacey Merrick Conway is president and CEO of Latter & Blum. Founded in 1916, Latter & Blum is a family-owned and operated real estate company with over 3,700 real estate agents and 36 offices spanning across the Gulf South. As CEO of the leading real estate company in the region, ranked the 20th in the country, Conway oversees all company operations, strategic planning and general management. Conway previously served as executive vice president of the firm, and had been active in residential sales and broker management for 15 years. Conway holds a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of New Orleans, a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston University and a Certified Commercial Investment Member designation. She also serves on the board of directors and executive committee of Latter & Blum, The Realty Alliance, United Way Southeast Louisiana, and Greater New Orleans, Inc.