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Goals and Objectives of CEMA
2014 -2015 Goals
Increase the profile of CEMA with other professional associations.
Represent CEMA's interests on state-wide issues.
Increase the relationship and presence of CEMA in DHSEM and represent the voice of emergency managers from across our great state.
Increase communications and involvement with our membership
2016 - 2017 Goals
Improve membership services and value to members.
- In progress
Develop a resource center on our website and/or in drop box for emergency managers to post plans, exercises, training curriculum and relevant EM information.
Develop a process to recruit, process and welcome new members.
- In Progress
Develop a reliable membership database and implement a new membership management system.
Implement access to membership profiles within the membership management system.
Implement an IAEM scholarship program for 2-3 people to attend the IAEM's annual conference on a full all expenses paid scholarship.
Improve communication with membership.
Enhance communications with our membership: with not just the google group.
Share information using pod casts that will provide updates and also interviews of people of the moment and of interest.
Develop a pathway for life & professional experience to become an associates level certified EM.
Promote the Certification process and implement an automated certification management process.
- In Progress (electronic submission complete,
revision of certification requirements in progress,
automated management in progress)
Awards and recognition program
Update the current CEMA awards program to include new awards and elimination of outdated awards.
- Completed - Presented to membership
On line- Membership Process
Move away from the various services such as Pay Pal, Survey Monkey, and Certain conference management systems and incorporate these services and much more into a comprehensive membership management system.
Increase CEMA's role to align State Homeland Security goals and objectives with EMPG goals and objectives.
- State Strategy development in progress
Update CEMA website with historical records such as agendas, minutes and By-Laws versions.
Continue to move forward with the implementation of a new CEMA logo and marketing of the organization.
Continue support of the EOC/IMT interface program.
Continue to represent on the State Resource Mobilization and EOC / IMT Committees -