The Florida Emergency Preparedness Association (FEPA) was created in 1956 to help professional Emergency Managers work to protect the people of Florida. FEPA is a private non-profit corporation registered with the Florida Department of State designated as a 501(c)(3) by the Internal Revenue Service. FEPA is Florida's Premier Association of Emergency Managers.
The mission of the Florida Emergency Preparedness Association is to provide an educational network between emergency managers and their partners at the federal, state, county, municipal, tribal, volunteer, and private industry level, on critical emergency management issues.
Foster a community of Emergency Management professionals from all sectors to come together to learn, share, and support each other.
Professionalism – FEPA exemplifies sound judgment, accountability, and excellence in leadership.
Integrity – FEPA exemplifies honest and ethical behavior in the execution of emergency management programs.
Teamwork – FEPA stands together to support each other in blue sky and gray sky.
Excellence – FEPA strives for exceptional performance and professional development.
Our Governance Documents reflect these values and are supported by the Code of Conduct
contained in our By-Laws.