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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Important Updates:
Free local emergency response training offered
US Cyber Incident Coordination & Fact Sheet  

Welcome New Members!

Mark Brinkley, Virginia Defense Force
Chris A Corbin, Orange County

Culpeper County Emergency Services
Robert T. Hiltner, Loudoun County Office of Emergency Management
Haley A. Houchens, VCU
Brittany Ingram, Chesterfield County
James Leicester, Chesapeake Regional Healthcare
Michael T Marushia Sr., CPP, Westminster Canterbury on Chesapeake Bay
Lamar G Medlock, FEMA
Bradley S. Muranko, Short Pump Town Center (QIC)
Herber Siefken, Retired; Volunteer JCC Emergency Management
Virginia Department of Criminal Justice Services