About PMP


About PMP

Premier Meeting Planners (PMP) is a local meeting management company. With over 50+ years of combined experience, our experienced conference management team handles the details so you are free to focus on your mission and goals for your event.

Our locally-owned company offers a complete, turn-key solution for the kind of flawless meetings your members expect. This includes:

  • Managing all onsite meeting logistics
  • Registration
  • Marketing and promotion
  • Budgeting
  • Publishing and design of all print materials
  • Applying for CME grants
  • Coordinating CME
  • Collecting, analyzing, and reporting outcomes
  • Developing enduring CME materials
  • Sourcing and negotiating with vendors
  • Contracting with venues

If you’re in the market for a meeting planner, a list of capabilities isn’t enough. Let our skills and abilities work for you…as much or as little help as you need.

Make sure that your meeting planner delivers something that makes a difference to your attendees. If they aren’t happy, you won’t be either.

“Coming to meetings that Yvonne and the PMP team manage is always a pleasure. I can relax and focus on what I came for.” Dr. P. Miller, Denver, Colorado

Call us if you want a meeting planner who can deliver what it takes to let attendees focus on what the meeting is all about, not on how to get their hands on their meeting materials or get a cup of hot coffee.

 

Our Team

YVONNE BRUSUELAS

YVONNE BRUSUELAS

President/Founder

ybrusuelas@pmplanners.net
Office: 505.855.5627
Cell: 505.850.3058

Yvonne Brusuelas is an experienced office administrator and osteoporosis educator in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She is founder and owner of Premier Meeting Planners, LLC.
Yvonne has managed and coordinated medical meeting planning for over 16 years for various organizations.
She has over 27 years of experience in general management and 20 years specifically in the medical field.
She is a member of the Professional Association of Health Care Managers and the Medical Group Management Association.
Yvonne helped establish the Osteoporosis Foundation of New Mexico and is the coordinator for the Osteoporosis Support Group. She helped found the annual Osteoporosis Awareness Walk in partnership with the New Mexico Department of Health. She is coordinator of the annual Santa Fe Bone Symposium and the quarterly New Mexico Osteoporosis Bone Club meetings. She continues to have a special interest in osteoporosis and provides osteoporosis education to the general public.
Yvonne was raised in northern New Mexico. She graduated from Santa Rosa High School and attended Luna Technical Institute in Las Vegas, New Mexico. As time permits, she takes courses at Central New Mexico in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on courses she finds “enjoyable” and relate to her interests.
Yvonne is married with two sons and a granddaughter. She enjoys walking, cycling, and crafts.

JOHN BRUSUELAS

JOHN BRUSUELAS

Chief Financial Officer

jbrusuelas@pmplanners.net
505.480.7748

John Brusuelas is an experienced manager, with over 24 years of management experience. He is the “go to guy” for all the miscellaneous but critical tasks, such as shipping, transportation, and onsite logistics, that make PMP a stellar organization to work with.
John was raised in northern New Mexico. He graduated from Santa Rosa High School and joined the Air Force, where he completed an associate degree in electronics.
John is married with two sons and a granddaughter. He enjoys golfing and spoiling his grandbaby.

CARLY DOBBINS

CARLY DOBBINS

Executive Assistant

cdobbins@pmplanners.net

Carly Dobbins started her experience in the medical industry in 2004 when she began working for a national pharmacy chain.  She currently works full time for a local research organization and has utilized her skill set in many different aspects of the organization.  In addition to her experience in the medical field, she has worked in different industries including banking, retail, photography, and tires.  Her experience with the wide range of industries makes her a valuable asset to Premier Meeting Planners.

Carly earned her Associates of Applied Science in Business Administration as well as her Bachelors of Science in Business Administration.  She has also earned her Certified Professional Coder designation and is a member of the American Academy of Professional Coders as well as the local Albuquerque Chapter.

Carly was raised in Amarillo, Texas and moved to New Mexico with her family in 2007.  After graduating from Randall High School she attended West Texas State University and Amarillo College and focused her coursework towards her interest in design.  She currently lives in Rio Rancho with her husband, two kids, and two dogs.

ALICIA MCCONKEY

ALICIA MCCONKEY

Project & Digital Media Coordinator

amcconkey@pmplanners.net

Alicia is an entrepreneur, graphic designer, website developer, and social media marketing expert. She has experience working with both large and small non-profit organizations, small businesses as well as multi-million dollar corporations. She currently owns her own business as a designer and marketer of websites, and also as a mobile application consultant.

Alicia was born in Los Angeles but raised in Albuquerque. She earned her degree in Graphic Design in 2015 at the Southwest University of Visual Arts, with a minor in Marketing, participating in internships and work experience at various design and print companies in and around Albuquerque.