Ryan’s passion is using video to inspire and motivate people to take action, and he's has been honing his craft for the past decade. Ryan has spent time living, working, and traveling in 30+ countries around the world.
In 2009, Ryan founded Ryan Little Productions, making promotional and inspirational videos for non-profit and for-profit companies throughout the Bay Area. In 2010 he lived in Liberia where he filmed a short documentary film, Eco Snapshot: Liberia that was accepted into the Wild and Scenic Film Festival. From mid-2012 to mid-2018 Ryan was the Video Producer at global microfinance non-profit organization Kiva.org. At Kiva he was responsible for scriptwriting, storyboarding, directing, shooting, editing and developing Kiva’s video strategy. He also helped craft Kiva's overall marketing strategy, particularly around bigger marketing campaigns. After Kiva, he led video production at Aura. Aura is a fintech that offers starter lines of credit to the 66 million unbanked and under-banked hardworking people in the U.S.