Adele Larsen, CMP

Program Development Manager

Role at Bostrom

A Certified Meeting Professional (CMP), Adele works with the Council of Medical Specialty Societies, the Association for the Advancement of Automotive Medicine and the Expanded Shale, Clay and Slate Institute. She manages contracts and meeting logistics for each group’s annual conference, local meetings and exhibitions. She excels at budget management, contract negotiations and managing intricate conference details.


Adele has many years of experience in educational meeting management, medical conference preparation and marketing.  She managed programs of varying sizes; from board meetings to citywide medical conferences. She served as an expert in association management, hospitality and medical education for distinguished companies such as Hyatt Hotels, the American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Pharmacy Outcomes Specialists and Midwest Business Group on Health. She is a member of PCMA, and previously served on PCMA’s Annual Conference Planning Committee. Adele earned her B.S. in Marketing Management from Everest University in Tampa, Florida.


  • Spending time with her family
  • Chicago sports fan
  • Silent films and classic cinema
  • Architecture
  • Exploring new travel destinations

Favorite places in Chicago:

  • Navy Pier
  • Second City comedy
  • Michigan Avenue – Christmas lights
  • The Bean
  • Anywhere for fine dining – the food in Chicago is the best!