John W. Hirner

John-HirnerJohn W. Hirner  MSW                                                         

John W. Hirner became the director of Cornerstone in November 2003.  He earned a Master’s degree in Social Work from St. Louis University and has worked in the human services field for 38 years, many of these years as a child welfare agency administrator. John brings experience, kindness, and objectivity to his leadership role at Cornerstone.

“Working with Cornerstone’s outstanding staff and board members has been an exciting challenge. Together with our funders, we are making a good organization, with a rich 65-year history, even better.”