Roland deMilleret, MAI, is a Managing Director of the New York office. Since joining HVS in January 1999, he has provided consulting and appraisal services on more than 1,400 hotels and resorts in the United States, Mexico, and the Caribbean. His industry expertise includes market studies, feasibility analysis, appraisals, development consulting, and negotiation of management agreements. Roland specializes in the Manhattan lodging market and has worked on most Manhattan hotels. He is a Designated Member of the Appraisal Institute (MAI) and a New York State certified general appraiser. Roland has also worked an adjunct professor at NYU School of Continuing and Professional Education, teaching a course on hotel development every spring semester from 2007 to 2009.