About

Diane Timberlake, CEO and Founder

Need To Succeed, Inc. was formed in 2019 by Diane Timberlake. Ms. Timberlake is a certified reading specialist who has taught in the public-school system for 13 years. Before becoming a teacher, she worked in public housing and various financial institutions. Her experience in the corporate world helped her to gain the necessary experience and knowledge to help others develop the skills needed for today’s society.



Mission Statement

Need To Succeed’s mission is to empower individuals to reach their full potential through literacy education and workforce development by making literacy available and affordable to all individuals who desire to become more than what their current circumstances dictate.

Vision Statement

The vision of Need To Succeed is to equip individuals with skills to help them compete in the global job market and function in today’s society.

Basic Math Skills

English as a Second Language

College Application Assistance

Adult Literacy

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