Rick Olshansky

Former Board Member

Rick has spent the better part of his career in the entertainment industry.  He is currently Co-head of AMC Studios (producers of The Walking Dead, Fear The Walking Dead, Into the Badlands, among others)  and EVP of Business Affairs for AMC Networks (AMC, Sundance, BBCA, IFC). He has held similar business positions with NBCUNIVERSAL and The Endeavor Talent Agency.  Prior to and then contemporaneous with his television career, Rick was the chief developer, builder and operator of Pacific Park, the amusement park on the Santa Monica Pier, where he has served on the board of directors for 20 years.

Rick was born in Detroit, Michigan and moved to Los Angeles in 1984. He has undergraduate and law degrees from The University of Michigan and is a member of the State Bar of California. His wife, Leslie Rubinoff, introduced him to the Shutterbugs program several years ago and he immediately fell in love – with the Pablove organization for the first time and with Leslie on an ongoing basis.