Rick Altizer

CWVFF Speaker2020

Rick Altizer is an award winning film director, recording artist, music producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and radio show host.

Rick is currently working with the Kendrick Brothers as the director of their first documentary. The documentary will release in theaters in early 2021. Rick is also the director of the multi-award winning Russ Taff: I Still Believe, and three award winning documentaries for Chonda Pierce: Unashamed (#2 movie in America), Enough (#2 movie in America) and Laughing in the Dark (#5 movie in America).

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 is married to his wife, Jan, and has two sons, David and Matthew, daughter-in-law, Laura, and grandsons, Ryan and Caleb.