Welcome to AMEM

  • Minnesota Disaster Services, describes the work of the Red Cross volunteers at Camp Ripley During the Minnesota National Guard "Vigilant Vortex" exercise. "Copyright 2014 Star Tribune. Republished with permission of Star Tribune, Minneapolis, MN. No further republication or redistribution is permitted without the consent of Star Tribune."

Our Motto

“Leading Minnesota Readiness”


Established in 1955, the Association of Minnesota Emergency Managers (AMEM) is comprised of over 440 county, city and other emergency response planners throughout the state of Minnesota. The association strives to develop a solid network of experienced Emergency Management professionals; foster and advocate the development of procedures and programs which advance disaster preparedness throughout Minnesota; insure a high caliber of training and professional development; and cultivate a professional society for its’ members.