Kelly Kepley is celebrating over 30 years in the Commercial Real Estate industry. Her professional focus in the areas of asset management, lease administration, and industry technology has provided her with a vast understanding of the industry and she is considered a subject matter expert in her field. Ms. Kepley is the Vice President of Lease Services at CoStar Real Estate Manager, where she oversees the project coordination of teams of attorneys, paralegals, and real estate professionals assigned to perform data abstraction, data analysis, document management, due diligence assistance, and data auditing services for numerous global retail, corporate and industrial clients. Ms. Kepley provides best practices consulting for optimizing lease administration teams and also oversees the learning platform solutions for CoStar Real Estate Manager.

Prior to joining CoStar Real Estate Manager 13 years ago, she spent five years as a real estate consultant, working with clients to implement technology, industry best practices, data management, and strategic reporting strategies. Ms. Kepley has overseen lease administration teams for Fortune 5 corporations, owners, property management firms, and retailers.

Ms. Kepley has presented at NRTA for the past ten years. Ms. Kepley has published articles on data planning and readiness for the New Lease Accounting Standards, corporate resource planning, and other related topics. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Catawba College and resides in Atlanta, Georgia.