TAP Central Office

TAP central office is located in Springfield, Illinois. The administrative leadership team of TAP provide support to our partnering agencies and universities while ensuring that the overall statewide deliverables are met each year. The TAP central office also provides free autism training opportunities throughout the state for parents, caregivers, and professionals.


Amy Martin


Shannon Dyson, PhD

Assistant Director

Mary Kelly, MS

Quality Coordinator

Amanda Kurmann

Grant Monitor/Partner Coordinator

José Luis Ovalle

Grant Monitor/Partner Coordinator

Beth Pearman­, MA

Program Auditor

The Autism Program of Illinois (TAP) administrative offices are operated by Hope and are located in the Hope Pavilion, 5220 S. 6th Street Rd., Suite 2300B, Springfield, IL 62703. Telephone (217) 953-0894 x30476

About us

The Autism Program of Illinois (TAP) Service Network is a collaboration of 4 universities and 11 organizations that together operate 20 centers across the state. As a network, TAP is able to offer services that respond to the unique needs of different communities across Illinois.


The Autism Program of Illinois

Hope Pavilion
5220 S. 6th Street,
Suite 2300B

Springfield IL 62703