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About Us

At New Story, we believe in the incredible potential of each child and young adult. Our education, therapeutic, and clinical programs are designed to meet the needs of each child to promote their achievement, growth, and development. It’s because of you that success can be measured with smiles, confidence, progress, and ah-ha moments. New Story knows you’re the key to changing the lives of children and young adults who need that extra support to achieve success. We support you in this impactful role with competitive healthcare, retirement options, continuing education, personal development, services and various other perks since New Story’s success is because of you.

Our Guiding Principles

Our passionate teams foster continuous learning to ensure all children and young adults we support learn and thrive in a safe and supportive environment.

We empower children and young adults to reach their highest potential.

To be the leader in special education and clinic services for families and communities across the country.




Jonathan Bicknell

Chief Executive Officer

Jonathan Bicknell is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for New Story. He joined the company in 2021 as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and his experience spans 25+ years across healthcare, financial, and consulting sectors. Jon is focused on the company’s operational agility and ensuring New Story continues to help children and young adults achieve success in a safe and supportive environment.

“Our incredible team is among the industry’s best. I am proud of the work we do every day on behalf of children, young adults, and their families. It’s because of each team member at New Story that we are making a profound impact on countless communities, empowering our students and clients to reach their highest potential, and partnering with school districts to offer solutions.”

Amie Carter

Chief Growth and Strategy Officer

Amie Carter currently serves as Chief Growth and Strategy Officer at New Story. Amie is responsible for the growth and expansion of New Story, along with its technology and information infrastructure. Amie joined the organization in 2021 as its Chief Information Officer. Amie’s background includes 24 years in IT and healthcare sectors.

“I am deeply honored and proud to dedicate myself to expanding our exceptional services and fostering growth opportunities for children in special education. Every step we take to support and empower these remarkable children and families not only enriches their lives but also strengthens the fabric of our community.”

Gregg Haddad

Chief Financial Officer

Gregg Haddad is New Story’s Chief Financial Officer. In this role, he leads financial and real estate strategy and operations to help ensure New Story’s educators and clinicians have the resources they need to operate at their full potential in serving children and their families. Gregg’s experience spans a range of finance and operating functions with large public and private companies in the health care, financial services, and technology sectors.

“Having a close relative with special needs, I have a strong appreciation for the real difference that New Story’s educators and clinicians make in the lives of the communities that we serve.”

Olena Maleckyj

Chief Human Resource Officer

Olena Maleckyj is New Story’s Chief Human Resource Officer (CHRO), driving the company’s people strategies, including company culture, talent acquisition, management and development, and benefits and compensation programs. She also has oversight for state and local HR teams, who are focused on recruiting and developing top talent. Olena joins us with over 35 years in human resources and operations in healthcare and retail sectors.

“The heart of special education beats within the dedication of our teachers and support staff. With empathy as their compass and passion as their fuel, they illuminate paths of progress, unlocking the boundless potential of every student, shaping futures with every lesson taught and every hurdle overcome. I am proud to lead our people strategies in support of our team who bring our mission to life every day, one child at a time.”


We are committed to honesty, trust, and transparency.


We are responsible for our actions. We learn from every experience.


We grow and succeed together.


We celebrate the value of all.


We build meaningful relationships. We learn from one another.