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Kristi Halphen Broker / Owner 281-579-7900

I am a native Houstonian and have lived in the Katy area for the past 38 years. I am the Broker/Owner of RE/MAX Cinco Ranch which currently has 70 + agents. I have been a Platinum & Chairman's Club award winner for the last 17 years, and a Top Producer for the last 20 years. Prior to Real Estate I was a tax accountant with Price Waterhouse. I attended the University of Texas and University of Houston and have a degree in Accounting; which has helped me immensely in the Real Estate field.

My mission for my office is to serve highly motivated, interdependent and productive entrepreneurs, so they have the time and money to fund the life they aspire to live.

Miki Manriquez Kristi Halphen's Assistant

Miki (Micah), a native Houstonian and 20 year resident of Katy, TX joined RE/MAX as a part time Administrator/Buyer's Agent in 1993. In combination with her past Professional IT and Project management experience, working within the Real Estate industry has contributed and led to her successfully achieving Operational Excellence while servicing Client needs.

Core values and beliefs are essential to Miki's vision of working for a highly respected Real Estate Company such as RE/MAX Cinco Ranch that benefits everyone touched. Servicing the community by volunteering within Katy I.S.D. and Trinity Lutheran Church and School has enabled Miki to exhibit values of God and integrity as a community leader. While being a Co-Chairman of the Making Strides against Breast Cancer Team enhanced her commitment and discipline to achieving goals.

Lisa Wright Director of Agent Solutions / Development 281-646- 2136

Lisa has been a Houston area resident since 1981. Licensed since 2003. Knowledgeable in the Katy and surrounding areas. She has been trained in Corporate Relocation and has taken care of many transferees from around the world and understands the processes involved. She also has experience in New home sales, the Listing process, Home finding and Marketing. Her hope is to go above and beyond for each agent. She wants each agent to walk away knowing they have a professional advocate that cares about their business and their personal wellbeing.

Lisa carries:

  • GRI - Graduate Realtor Institute
  • ABR - Accredited Buyers Rep
  • New Home Construction Certified
  • SRES - Senior Real Estate Specialist
  • Relocation Specialist
  • Certified with the Veterans Land Board
Lisa's passion is to see others succeed. Her desire is that her education will benefit all she serves.

Karen Fennen Director of Finance 281-579- 7900

Karen has been the Director of Finance for RE/MAX Cinco Ranch since 2006 with over 25 years of Accounting and agent production experience. Her responsibilities include (but are not limited to) fundings thru BackAgent for all agents, payroll, A/R, A/P, liaison to CPA for tax filings, monthly billings to agents, statistics, 1099's, W-2's, and all other finance related tasks. She helps agents know where their numbers are, so they can assess their annual goals.

Prior to 2006 Karen was a 50% owner of an alarm company and a swimming pool company.

Re-married for 3 years now, she is the very proud mother of two daughters and four step-children and is a regular volunteer for the Cinco Ranch High School Band. She enjoys travel and time with family.

Lou Garner Director of Hospitality 281-579- 7900

Lou is our Director of Hospitality. She performs all secretarial duties requested and is of great support to our realtors, clients, customers and guest. Lou was raised in Michigan and moved to Texas in 1973. She has been a resident of Katy, TX for over twenty years.

Lou retired from Marriott Senior Living Services in 2001 and started working at RE/MAX Cinco Ranch in 2003 and very much enjoys her position as Director of Hospitality.