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.” 

Welcome New Members!

  • Bill Breedlove, Randolph College
  • Brent Burnette, City of Charlottesville
  • Katlyn Edwards, Liberty University
  • Rachel Luce, Liberty University
  • Anna McRay, New Hanover County (NC) Emergency Management
  • Emily H. Ruble, Liberty University
  • John-Wesley G. Sloan, Liberty University
  • Sydney Smiley, Chesterfield Emergency Management
  • Craig VanClief, Washington & Lee University