Chris Jones
Manager of Training & Development/Account Manager
402-896-9191 x 115

My mission is to help company’s achieve success by connecting excellent talent with top employment opportunities both locally and nationally. I take pleasure in aligning great people with valuable employment opportunities in order to fulfill themselves and support their families. My role as the Manager of Training & Development includes; continued education programs, business analysis and personal growth strategies for internal staff members. The team at Cornerstone strives to be known for providing stellar results for our clients and a thorough understanding of the current job market. I’m very pleased to be involved in such a wonderful organization.


Corey Christenson
Senior Staffing Manger
402-896-9191 ext. 110
C: 402-301-1989

I specialize in placing administrative support positions including entry-level up to Executive Assistants. I also place data entry, insurance support, customer service, human resources, clerical support and various other types of office professionals. I enjoy developing relationships with clients and job seekers and matching people with great opportunities. I have been in the staffing industry for 10 years with 7 ½ of those years at Cornerstone. I have a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from the University of Nebraska and I am a coach with the Papillion Soccer Club.


Jeff Halpenny
Senior Administrative Recruiter
402-896-9191 x124

As a Senior Recruiter on the Administrative team at Cornerstone, I specialize in placing candidates in long and short term clerical and customer service opportunities. I have been in the staffing industry for three years and take pride in helping individuals advance in their career.



Justin Bruns
Administrative Recruiter
402-896-9191 x116

I am a recruiter on the Administrative/Clerical team at Cornerstone. I love being a part of a team that places candidates with the best clients in the Omaha/ Lincoln area.  I have owned and operated an entertainment and promotional company in Omaha for the last 8 years and also have my Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. My passion is developing relationships and helping job seekers achieve their goals.

Scott Anthony
Senior Account Manager
402-896-9191 x114

I’ve been in the staffing industry since 2012. I started out as an Account Manager recruiting in skilled trades, light industrial and administrative positions. In January of 2017 I was hired onto the Cornerstone team as a Senior Account Manager placing candidates in roles such as customer service, executive assistants, sales, HR, call center, and office clerical. I enjoy building partnerships with clients and candidates while matching great companies with great employees. I moved to Omaha in 2012 after being born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada and I am proud to call Omaha home with my wife and son.


Brooke McAlpin
402-896-9191 X.109


I primarily focus on client development for Accounting/Finance positions. I founded Cornerstone over 10 years ago and I’m passionate about people and building relationships. The best part of my position has become everyone I work with both internally and externally. I hold a Bachelor’s degree in International Business from UNL. I am thankful the Cornerstone team chooses to volunteer time as a company for many causes including Open Door Mission, Drumsticks on Wheels, and our partnership with Make-A-Wish is one of my favorite aspects of our organization.

Katy Mann
Senior Accounting Recruiter
402-896-9191 x 118


I primarily place Accounting and Finance professionals on a Contract or Direct Hire basis, but I’ve also had success placing Compliance, Banking, Legal, Medical support, Human Resource, Recruiters and Management Professionals. I have been in the recruiting industry since 2010 and enjoy networking and meeting new people as well as matching people into the perfect opportunity and assisting local companies with finding the ideal fit for their organization.  In my off time I enjoy volunteering with organizations like Habitat for Humanity and spending time with my rescue dogs.

Mel Adams
Sr Business Development Manager/Recruiter
402-896-9191 x 112


I have been in recruiting for over 11 years in Omaha, primarily in the accounting and finance sector. I enjoy networking with local professionals and helping connect top talent with Omaha’s best employers. I grew up in Papillion and graduated from the University of Nebraska-Omaha with a Degree in Criminal Justice.  Outside of work I enjoy spending time with my family and watching football.

Chris Phalen
Sr Business Development Manager
402-896-9191 x 121


I was brought on board the Cornerstone team to help aid in the recruitment and placement of accounting and finance professionals. I specialize in recruiting top talent in the accounting and finance realm, and have begun building lasting relationships with our clients across the metro area. . I enjoy networking with local professionals and helping connect top talent with Omaha’s best employers, and have a true passion to help if there is a need. In my off time I enjoy spending time staying active, and being a Father to my beautiful daughter Stella.

Cindy Langmade
Senior Executive Recruiter - IT
402-896-9191 x 122


I have been part of the staffing world through Recruiting and Account Executive positions for the last 14 years.  My true passion is helping both the client and candidate find what is best for them and putting the pieces together.  I believe we have to care about people in order to be successful in this industry. For the last 5 years of my career my main focus has been technology and have partnered with companies in Omaha NE and Des Moines IA.

Lisa Kuhr
Office Manager
402-896-9191 x 119


My journey with Cornerstone started in 2013 when I was brought on as the Director of First Impressions. After about a year in the role I advanced into a Recruiter for the administrative team and now currently reside in Office Management.  I manage everything from payroll and benefits to employment verifications and other office functions. Before Cornerstone I spent after almost six years in the coffee industry and I also have my Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from the University of Nebraska-Omaha. The best part about my job is getting to work with our awesome team and being the go to person for office support.