Rick Lancaster (Director/Producer) has studied at Harvard University, Yale University, New York University, and holds Bachelor degrees in both Economics and Chemistry, as well as a Masters in Financial Engineering from Cornell University.
Excelling in both academics and athletics from an early age, Rick’s natural leadership abilities were already evident in high school. He was a member of the National Honor Society, United States Achievement Academy, Honor Key Recipient, listed in “Who’s Who in American High Schools,” and won 1st Place in competitions ranging from the Economics Investment Competition to the British Junior Open Golf Championship.
In college, Rick received the Dyson Scholarship for Academic Achievement, was Vice President of Zeta Psi, Chairman of Zeta Psi’s Supreme Council, held the position of Advertising Director for Cornell’s largest student-run event planning group, and served as Vice President of the Cornell Museum Club.
Rick is currently the Chief Financial Officer for Metropolis Films Inc., as well as being a member of the Cornell Engineering Society, American Finance Association, PRMIA, Editor’s Union and The International Association of Financial Engineers.