Open to all who play a role in emergency management from local, state, and federal government; the private sector; and the academic community.
NEMA’s biannual meetings provide opportunities to discuss emergency management strategies with other national emergency management professionals.
NEMA is widely recognized as a credible voice on emergency management issues and is frequently called on by Congress to provide input on legislation and testify at hearings.
Emergency Management Assistance Compact
NEMA administers the Emergency Management Assistance Compact, a nationally adopted mutual aid agreement between states. Governance of EMAC is through NEMA’s membership, the Directors of the State Emergency Management Agencies. LEARN MORE