"Renaissance Man," Rick Altizer, is a film director, recording artist, music producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and radio show host.
Rick recently wrote and directed the number nine movie in America the night of it's release (October 30, 2018), "Russ Taff - I Still Believe." The movie is currently in the "official selection" category of multiple film festivals. Rick also directed the number two movie in America the night of its release (April 25, 2017), "Chonda Pierce - Enough." Rick co-wrote, co-edited, filmed, and composed the film score to the movie. Enough was "Official Selection" at the Park City International Film Festival. In 2015 he also wrote and directed, "Chonda Pierce - Laughing in the Dark." That movie was the number five movie in America the night of it's release. "Laughing in the Dark" also won for Best Feature Documentary in the Park City International Film Festival. Currently, Rick is working on a third movie for Chonda Pierce.
A twice Dove nominated music producer, he has sold over one million albums. He has produced such artists as Johnny Cash, Vince Gill, Marty Stuart and Russ Taff. As a recording artist, he recorded seven studio albums with three top 10 singles.
He currently is the worship leader at Hickory Grove PCA Church, in Nashville TN. He has been married to his wife, Jan, for 33 years and has two sons, David and Matthew, daughter-in-law, Laura and grandson, Ryan.