The Alabama Interagency Autism Coordinating Council was created to meet the urgent and substantial need to develop and implement a statewide comprehensive, coordinated, multidisciplinary, interagency system of care for individuals with autism spectrum disorder and their families.

The lead agency is the Alabama Department of Mental Health.

AIACC Committees

Sign Up to Participate in a Committee.

Ages Birth – 5 (Chaired by Dr. Sarah O'Kelley and co-chaired by Dr. Kimberly Tomeny)

Ages 6-13 (Chaired by Dr. Heather Jones)

Ages 14-21/Transition (Chaired by Dr. Erich Grommet) -- Resource Page

Ages 22+/Adults (Chaired by Dr. Sarah Ryan)

Diagnostics and Health (Chaired by Dr. Justin Schwartz)

Regional Autism Network

Upcoming Meetings

January 22, 2024
April 29, 2024
July 15, 2024
October 21, 2024

Meetings are held at AIDT (1 Technology Court, Montgomery, AL 36116).

AIACC Membership Applications

Current and upcoming AIACC vacancies include:

  • adult with ASD
  • parent of a child 18 years of age or younger with ASD
  • parent of an adult with ASD 19 years of age or older
  • service provider

The application is available in a fillable form format or in a Word format.

Regional Autism Network

The Regional Autism Network (RAN) serves those who have questions, concerns, or resource needs regarding themselves, a family member, friend, client, patient, or student with diagnosed or suspected Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).


Anna McConnell, State Autism Coordinator
1-800-499-1816 Toll Free
334-557-1669 Fax