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

Rick recently directed the number two movie in America the night of its release (April 25, 2017), "Chonda Pierce - Enough." Rick also co-wrote, co-edited, filmed, and composed the film score to the movie. 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.

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 and men's ministry director at Hickory Grove PCA Church, in Nashville TN.  He has been married to his wife, Jan, for 32 years and has two sons, David and Matthew, daughter-in-law, Laura and grandson, Ryan.