fire in the night in the forest
Technological Hazards Branch
Photo of the Grand Canyon during the winter. Snow covered trees, buttes. spires and mesas.
Photo of monsoon in Arizona. Series of lightning behind the mountain, rain cloud forming, overlooking the city lights and spiking saguaro trees.
a flooded neighborhood



Emergency Management


The Division of Emergency Management coordinates the State of Arizona’s emergency preparedness, response and recovery efforts in order to reduce the impact of emergencies and disaster on people and property in the Whole Community.

About Us

Gabe Lavine
Gabe Lavine
Director, Division of Emergency Management

Gabe Lavine serves as the director of the Arizona Division of Emergency Management, one of five divisions in the Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs.