Partnering in all hazard preparedness, for all of Arkansas

Advocates for Minimizing Emergencies in Arkansas

Our Mission
The Arkansas Emergency Management Association is dedicated to reducing the risk of loss of life and property by promoting professional development and networking through federal, state, local agencies, private industries and volunteer organizations while advocating the emergency management mission.

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Benton County

Welcome from the President

It is an honor and privilege to serve as President and represent the members of AEMA. Our association is not just a voice for Emergency Managers.
The AEMA promotes the message for Emergency Managers, NGO's, VOAD’s, Health Care, public private partnerships, as well as numerous other organizations.
Our association is always looking for ideas and areas to improve our association as well as our partnerships. If you have any ideas, suggestions, recommendations, or issues of concern please do not hesitate to contact me at


The Arkansas Emergency Management Association (AEMA) along with the Arkansas Department of Emergency Management (ADEM), will host the annual conference for state and local officials and others involved in emergency management and homeland security.
The 2020 conference will be back in NWA at the John Q. Hammons Convention Center / Embassy Suites, ROGERS, AR.
The conference will be September 2, 3 and 4, 2020.
Pre conference training :

Each area has a area coordinator

to support the local coordinator and to be a point of contact during a emergency.

For a list of the area coordinators click HERE.

For a list of the local coordinators click HERE.


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