Business Advisor & Media Strategist
As a long-time science journalist and filmmaker, Richard focuses on emerging communication and media trends, both for Prellis Biologics and in his teaching at UC Santa Barbara. Previously, Richard ran Vulcan Productions. Vulcan’s feature films included Independent Spirit Award winner for Best Picture Far From Heaven and the critically acclaimed Hard Candy. Documentaries included the Peabody Award-winning Judgment Day: Intelligent Design on Trial; the Emmy Award-winning Rx for Survival; the Peabody and Grammy Award-winning No Direction Home: Bob Dylan; and the critically acclaimed series Evolution. As Advisor to Prellis, he will help shape its communication, branding, and positioning strategies.