Rick Lerma is one of the window film industry’s most well-known and experienced installers.
For U.S. Film Crew, Rick oversees all installation crew activity on every national project, including setup, scheduling and execution. He is expert in devising creative methods of installing all types of window films in challenging circumstances.
Rick got his start in the business tinting car windows in 1990 in his native Wichita Falls, Texas. Soon after he branched out into residential and commercial window film installation focusing on solar control and security window films.
Following the tragic events of 9/11, Rick and Glenn began working together. Rick’s expertise as a security window film installer placed him in high demand as the government and commercial sectors moved to secure the windows in their buildings. He soon became one of the country’s leading security window film installers.
By the mid-2000s, Rick began training other installers in various novel installation methods that he helped pioneer and are commonly used today. In particular, Rick is one of the country’s experts in the effective wet glaze window film attachment system.
Rick lives in San Antonio with his wife, Lisa. They are the parents of three children and have one grandchild. Rick is an accomplished drummer whose former band produced several albums. He enjoys music of all types and loves traveling.