The Virginia Emergency Management Association (VEMA) is a statewide organization that promotes and supports the twin goals of saving lives and protecting property during times of emergencies and disasters in Virginia. MISSION: "To promote, support and advocate for Emergency Management in the Commonwealth of Virginia." VISION: The recognized expert and advocate for excellence in the management of emergency preparedness, response, recovery and mitigation throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia.”


2020 Virginia Emergency Management Symposium

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March 31 - April 3, 2020
The Hotel Roanoke
Roanoke, VA 

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Welcome New Members!

Craig Bryant, Carilion Clinic
Keith Chambers, Chesterfield Fire & EMS
Matthew T Combee, Baptist General Assembly of Virginia
Floyd C. Davis, TLP Management Svcs
Bo Herndon, Town of Vinton
Jordan Maddra, Page County Fire/EMS
Rachel Metz, Arlington County, Dept. of Public Safety, Communications & Emergency Management
Aaron Miller, Arlington County
Michael Player, Peninsulas EMS Council, Inc.
Jamison Ryder, CAU Office of Emergency Management
Stephen M. Smith, Lancaster County Emergency Services
Bryan Wade, Virginia Department of Transportation
Robert Wagner, Apex Companies, LLC
Amanda Waters, U.S. Department of the Interior
Nicole Watson, Gloucester County Emergency Management