Rudy Kalis

I’ve tried to prove somebody wrong ever since.


The Story

At five years old, Rudy Kalis’ view of the Statue of Liberty marked his immigration day into the United States. It also began a multiple decade battle with cultural, language, and educational challenges.

Persevering through tough college and military experiences, and an early introduction to broadcasting, Rudy used the same hardnosed tactics to try and make a name for himself. In the process he alienated others, until one day he was confronted with the truth of who he was, and a pathway to a live a different life.

In the choice between staying critical, negative and deflating or embracing a new world of possibilities, Rudy chose the unknown. The impact on him, and others has been profound.

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