Meet Our Team

First Community Development

Led by Steve Dorough and a talented team of experienced professionals, the FCD’s team’s combined 100 years of professional fundraising experience provides a solid foundation for ensuring the success of every campaign.

SteveSteven (Steve) Dorough, CEO/President
Founder and CEO Steve Dorough is a seasoned, sought-after fundraising professional with 26 years of experience.Read more

JeffJeff Neufeld, Vice President
A qualified expert in fundraising, Jeff Neufield is a strategic planning professional who has provided fundraising services for church stewardship and capital campaigns. Read more
ScottGerald Scott, Vice President
Gerald Scott has over thirty years experience in managing annual and capital campaigns for diverse groups. Read more

Project Management Team

Under direct supervision of Steve and FCD’s senior staff, our project managers are highly trained to manage every aspect of a campaign.

Dan Adkins, Project Director
Dan joined First Community Development after a unique path through education, advertising, entertainment and consulting.
Toby Bramblett, Project Director
Toby has spent his career in the non-profit arena, developing the financial and human capital to fulfill mission and vision.
Charles McDaniel, Project Director
Charles has over 25 years of experience as an environmental project manager and consultant.
Brian Abernathy
Throughout a 10 year career with various non-profits, Brian Abernathy’s experience has been focused on community and organizational startups.
Carlos Morales
Carlos has over 25 years of Project Management experience in food service, technical, garment, and real estate industries working for such companies as Nestle, Levi Strauss and Keller Williams.
John Alan Turner
John joins FCD as a leadership development coach and strategic planner who has worked with some of the largest and fastest-growing organizations in America.