The Metropolitan Emergency Managers Association (MEMA) is an organization of professionals dedicated to fostering relationships and improving how we collectively prepare, respond and recover from disasters. MEMA seeks to strengthen the communities in which we serve to create a foundation of resiliency for future generations.
Members are connected by their responsibility for planning, warning, and responding to disasters. Members are from public, private, and volunteer organizations that operate within and are located within the ten county Twin Cities metropolitan area: Anoka, Carver, Chisago, Dakota, Hennepin, Isanti, Ramsey, Scott, Sherburne, Washington, and the cities of Minneapolis and Saint Paul.
2020-2021 Meeting Schedule
*Due to CoVid-19 meetings will be held virtually.
September 2 - Blood Drive for Pam Blixt
October 7 - Fatality Management Operations in a Pandemic and Centralized Collection Points, Shawn Wilson
November 4 - The SEOC Response to COVID-19, Jacob Beauregard
December 4 - Lessons Learned from Civil Unrest in St. Paul, SSPD Troy Greene (rescheduled)
January 6- COVID-19 Vaccine Update, Rachel Schulman MDH
February 5 - Lessons Learned from Civil Unrest in St. Paul, SSPD Troy Greene
March 3 - Lessons Learned from an EMAC Response- Michelle Lakso
April 7 - Who Cares for Us? The Time is Now! Jonathan Bundt
May 5 - The Winter Storm and Power Outages in Texas, Mark Sloan, Harris County Office of HSEM,
June 2 - Top Golf