Executive Director

Jose A. Merida, CBA/FL. Mr. Merida has served as the Senior Analyst and Executive Director of New Way Day Services since its inception in 1999.
Prior to this service he practiced as a Certified Behavior Analyst with American Habilitation Services, Liberty Healthcare and Sunrise Communities.
Mr. Merida has 16 years experience serving individuals with special needs in the Miami-Dade area. He has been a voting member on the Local Review Committee for the last 9 years.


Cary Bouza-Merida. Mrs. Merida has had extensive experience in the operations of New Way Day Services, Inc. serving as the office administrator.
As the President and Chair of A Better Day Learning Center, Mrs. Merida is dedicated to work closely with funders to assure that all children can receive treatment regardless of the families’ financial capabilities.