2019 Conference

The #ITSNEEDED Conference

August 1, 2019 | 8 am - 4 pm

The 2019 #ITSNEEDED Conference

Breaking Barriers United in collaboration with the Riverside County Office of Education, local law enforcement and municipal governments will be holding the 2019 "#ITSNEEDED" Conference on Thursday, August 1, 2019, between 8:30 AM and 4:00 PM. The conference will be held at the Riverside Convention Center located at 3637 Fifth Street, in Riverside, California.

To Improve Our Communities

The conference is intended to bring together educators, law enforcement personnel, and public service agencies together at the intersection of hope to sustain and improve the health of our communities. Emphasis will be placed on breaking the barriers and building bridges to foster understanding, collective responsibility, and cultivate shared efforts which will benefit our communities.

Target Audience

  • Police personnel - Officers, command staff, and professional staff
  • Educators - School district and site administrators and lead teachers
  • Local government leaders - Council members, board members, mayors, and city managers

Keynote Speakers

Eric Thomas

Dr. Eric Thomas

Eric Thomas, Ph.D. is a critically acclaimed author, World-renowned speaker, educator, pastor and audible.com Audie Awards Finalist.

Gordon Graham

Gordon Graham

Gordon Graham is an attorney and a 33 year veteran of California law enforcement specializing in risk management.

Ryan Tillman

Ryan Tillman

Ryan Tillman is the founder and CEO of Breaking Barriers United. He is a police officer in Southern California as well as a motivational speaker and mentor.


Download Our Speaker & Topic Flyer (Updated July 2019)

#ITSNEEDED Conference Flyer
#ITSNEEDED Conference Flyer
#ITSNEEDED Conference Flyer

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Mailing Address

Breaking Barriers United
12403 Central Avenue
Suite 508
Chino,  CA 91710

  • Email: info@breakingbarriersunited.com