A Little About Succeed Forever Community

How We Work

The focus of Succeed Forever Community is to see community transformation through student transformation by partnering with schools, students and community leaders, through these primary outlets: 1. One on One and Group Student Coaching, 2. Classroom/School/District Leadership Keynotes, 3. Service and Community Growth Opportunities


Succeed Forever Community aims to see community transformation through student transformation. Through Succeed Forever Community the Limitless Student Program focuses on motivating students to see their current life circumstances.  The Limitless Program specifically teaches students to dream big dreams, how to set smart goals, to focus on accomplishing those dreams and goals, and to believe that they will succeed.


The students in our program come from a variety of backgrounds. The common thread is struggle: many times they are at-risk, considered Title 1, economically disadvantaged, have lack of transportation, suffer with lack of housing, lack of healthy food options, high potential to drop out of school, struggling with finishing credits, unplanned pregnancy, and/or struggling to graduate from high school. Equipping students to succeed is key, by basing our curriculum and program on a firm foundation of truth.


Meet our Leadership

Emily Dock, Executive Director [email protected]

For the last two decades Emily has passionately served the nonprofit community. She graduated with a Masters Degree in Public Affairs, and with a Masters Certification in Nonprofit Management.

Through serving, her heart has developed to serve those that may not be fully equipped to make positive changes in their lives. She also has a strong passion to equip nonprofit organizations to fulfill their greatest potential by networking, utilizing resources wisely, and being responsible stewards to the mission. Emily is the proud mom of Quinn and Mia, and wife of Donovan.

Board of Directors

Donovan Dock, Chair [email protected]

Donovan has served as the Senior Pastor of a thriving and growing church; he has been a successful business owner, a life coach, a personal mentor, a keynote speaker, and has been named one of the top ten sales managers in the nation.

He has earned his Bachelors degree in Global Missions and he has not only a local mindset but also a national and international heart for success. His heart is to provide advice and solutions that can empower people and organizations to successfully grow and fulfill their dreams.

Craig Burnett, Secretary

Craig has been happily married 36 years to Toni, with 1 daughter and 4 grandchildren. He has been self employed since 1983, and is currently the owner of three very successful businesses: Horizon Roofing, Restoration Properties and MC Leasing. He resides in Midlothian, Texas.

Scott Fuller, Treasurer

Scott has over 20 years of experience in non-profit administration. He has been involved in a wide range of experiences and has seen the tremendous growth firsthand. For a number of years he served as the Director of Finance and Facilities for both The Oaks Fellowship church and LifeSchool of Dallas.

In August 2009, Scott focused his attention full time to Life School and became the Chief Financial Officer and has been an integral part of the organization’s success. He now serves as Life Schools’ Chief of Staff.

Scott received his Bachelors of Science degree in Management and a Master of Education in Educational Leadership degree at Dallas Baptist University. He is married to Melody and they have two children, Graham and Macy.

Patti Plough

Patti was born and raised in Wisconsin. She has a husband, two grown daughters and three grandchildren.She has been a nurse for 38 years and a successful business owner for almost 25 years.

Patti has always been a passionate leader, striving to make a difference with her employees along with the employees her company touches through her corporate sponsored wellness programs.

Her heart is to empower her staff to help themselves so they can help others with a new and healthy direction with their lives.