Jonathan Flora

Partner/Writer/Director/Producer


Jonathan Flora formed Lamplight Entertainment after working in the entertainment industry for over eighteen years including as a producer with Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment, Touchstone, Miramax, and Hollywood Pictures, winning numerous Key Art and Promax Awards. In addition, he is an award winning writer/director of commercials and music videos.


Jonathan is also the Director/Producer of Lamplight’s award-winning feature-length documentary, Lt. Dan Band: For The Common Good, about Academy Award® nominated actor Gary Sinise with special appearances by numerous celebrities including Academy Award® winners Jon Voight and Robert Duvall, and many others. For this film, Jonathan received the inaugural Santini Patriot Spirit Award given annually to a filmmaker whose work honors American veterans or their families. In addition, this movie has been hailed by numerous respected Hollywood professionals such as Tom Hanks, Ron Howard, and Jerry Bruckheimer, and was listed by a film critic as the “Number 1 Documentary of 2011”.


Reflecting Lamplight’s goal to also bring attention to important causes, Jonathan recently wrote, produced and directed a series of PSAs addressing military suicide prevention featuring Hollywood celebrities such as Gary Sinise, Tom Selleck, Patricia Heaton, Angie Harmon, Armie, Hammer, Katharine McPhee and many others.


A veteran of the U.S. Army’s 82d Airborne Division and serving 12 years in the military, Jonathan received his B.S.A. in Television Performance and Production from Ohio University. Following three years as a radio sports broadcaster, Jonathan returned to O.U. to earn his M.S.A. in Marketing and went on to serve as the Director of Marketing and Corporate Sponsorships with the World Wrestling Federation for six years. During his tenure at the WWF, Jonathan produced and directed various television segments and promotional commercials for ESPN, USA Network, and the WWF Syndicated Network.


Jonathan currently serves on the Advisory Board for the GI Film Festival in Washington, D.C., formed to honor films that celebrate the successes and sacrifices of the American military.

Deborah Flora

Partner/Producer


Deborah Flora has over fifteen years of experience in the entertainment industry. She is the Producer of Lamplight’s award-winning feature-length documentary, Lt. Dan Band: For The Common Good, featuring Academy Award® nominated actor Gary Sinise with special appearances by numerous celebrities including Academy Award® winners Jon Voight and Robert Duvall, and many others. Prior to forming Lamplight Entertainment with her husband Jonathan, she worked in development for production companies that have won Emmy Awards®, Golden Globe Awards® and awards at Sundance.


Reflecting Lamplight’s goal to also bring attention to important causes, Deborah recently produced a series of PSAs addressing military suicide prevention featuring Hollywood celebrities such as Gary Sinise, Tom Selleck, Patricia Heaton, Angie Harmon, Armie, Hammer, Katharine McPhee and many others.


Deborah is also an award-winning actress who has starred in television shows, feature films, and numerous theatre productions including several with the National American Shakespeare Company. She is a Summa Cum Laude graduate of SMU’s League Theatre program, Valedictorian of the Meadows School of the Arts, and as a President’s Scholar she studied at the Mozarteum Conservatory in Salzburg, Austria.


As Miss Colorado and 2nd Runner-Up to Miss America, Deborah spoke and performed extensively around the world, and she and Jonathan continue to speak across the United States. Deborah is also the Co-Founder of American Women Media.