Karla Houze RN, MSN, CNP, EMT-P was born in Dover, Ohio. She became a Paramedic in 1996. She obtained her Associate Degree in Nursing in 1999 from New York State University, her Bache1or’s Degree in Nursing from Malone College in 2005 and in 2011 obtained her Adult Nurse Practitioner degree from the University of Akron. Her entire nursing career has been in pre-hospital and emergency care. She joined Stark Medical Specialties in July of 2011.