NCIA Strengthens Staff

For Immediate Release

April 24, 2017


NCIA Strengthens Staff
Hires Facilities Manager and Marketing Communications Specialist

The National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (NCIA) is excited to announce the onboarding of two new staff members. Sam Moore will be the new facilities manager and Stephen Cooke will be a new marketing communications specialist.

Sam Moore is a graduate of the University of Maryland College Park. He has experience with Apple where he oversaw new store construction and facilities preservation of sixteen stores including two flagship designs. Sam is returning to Baltimore after spending the last six years in California where he was the facilities coordinator for Soulcycle and Evernote.  His experience will help lead NCIA on its on-going goal of enhancing the caliber of its facilities.

Stephen Cooke is a graduate of Indiana University of Pennsylvania. A local resident, Stephen most recently was the PR & Marketing Director of the Baltimore Blast professional indoor soccer team. Over the past three seasons he has worked with national and local media to market the team as well as building an online presence within the community. He will be able to assist NCIA by raising awareness, implementing new marketing campaigns, and improving social media.

NCIA Chief Operating Officer, Carole Argo, said “NCIA continues to improve the professionals that work in the organization. With the high quality staff and programs that are currently in place the growth of the company is an exciting opportunity to bring in our first ever professional facilities manager and create higher quality communications”.

The mission of the National Center on Institutions and Alternatives (NCIA) is to help create a society in which all persons who come into contact with human service or correctional systems are provided an environment of individual care, concern and treatment. NCIA is dedicated to developing quality programs and professional services that advocate timely intervention and unconditional care. For more information on NCIA and the services offered visit