"Renaissance Man," Rick Altizer, is a film director, recording artist, music producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and radio show host.


Rick has written and directed four movies that have all been in the top ten for tickets sales the night of their release  (“Chonda Pierce: Laughing In The Dark” #5; “Chonda Pierce: Enough” #2; “Russ Taff: I Still Believe” #9; “Chonda Pierce: Unashamed” #4).  He was nominated for Best Director for “Russ Taff: I Still Believe” (Christian International Music and Film Festival) and won for Best Documentary “Chonda Pierce: Laughing in the Dark” (Park City International Film Festival).


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 is the worship leader at Hickory Grove PCA Church, in Nashville TN.  He is married to his wife, Jan, has two sons, David and Matthew, daughter-in-law, Laura and grandson, Ryan.