The Shift with Bill Goldstein highlights individuals with disabilites and the ‘shift’ they made to overcome those disabilites. This month’s episode focuses on Topher Downham, a quadriplegic who works for City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks to help develop and lead adaptive hikes. He is the author of Boulder OSMP Accessible Trail and Site Guide.

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“This show gets right to the heart of things. The starting point for each episode is adversity, and the listener is treated to an individual’s unique struggle to overcome the same. It’s dramatic, inspiring and real as real gets.”


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Kaylee was raised (but not *technically* born) in Colorado. She graduated from Regis University with a bachelor of arts in English. During her time at Regis she worked as a teaching assistant in a freshman classroom setting and in the writing center helping students on a variety of topics. While there, she discovered Cura Personalis, or care for the entire person, leading to her love of feminism and desire for equal rights for all. Kaylee is the managing editor for AboutBoulder, OnDenver, and a key member of the OnMetro team, launching this platform in cities across the United States.