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Laurel A. Keller, MAI is a senior vice president of Newmark Knight Frank Valuation & Advisory’s Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure practice in the Cleveland, Ohio office. Ms. Keller has been a hospitality consultant and appraiser since 2001 and has completed studies in 34 states. Ms. Keller’s expertise is in the appraisal and feasibility analysis of hotels, resorts, golf courses, amusement parks, ski resorts, indoor and outdoor waterparks, casinos, and family entertainment centers. Combined with her background in hotel and country club operations, she offers more than 20 years of hospitality consulting and management expertise in completing feasibility studies, brand-on-brand impact studies, appraisals, operational reviews, and economic impact studies. Contact her at 216.453.3023, or