Cornerstone Leadership


Dan Smetana



Dan grew up in northeastern Ohio under the influence of godly parents and a gospel-preaching church. At the age of fourteen, he recognized his need to be saved and called on the name of Jesus Christ for salvation. Dan attended college and seminary in South Carolina where he met his wife Carrie. Before coming to Cornerstone in 2016, Dan served in pastoral ministry for eight years in Clemson, South Carolina. Dan and Carrie have two children.

Pastor Sam McAllister



Sam McAllister has served at of Cornerstone Baptist Church since its founding in 2007. Sam has finished his bachelor degree in Bible and his Masters Degree in Pastoral Studies. He and his wife Alaina live in South Asheville and have three children. Sam also works as a phone technician with TSAChoice, a technology company in Candler, NC.