Rich is an award-winning filmmaker based out of Gainesville, FL. At age 14, he created his first film and has been studying and creating films ever since. Before joining UFIT, Rich worked as a Photo Editor for The New York Times and was a Forensic Image and Video analyst at The Gainesville Police Department. His interests include running, drawing, all things tech, and coming up with terrible knock-knock jokes. During his spare time you can watch him join battle with his dog, Ryder, against his evil-no-good munchkin of a cat, Ollie.