Carla Ho-a is the Associate Dean for Finance and Administration at the University of Colorado’s College of Nursing on the Anschutz Medical Campus. Her career primarily has been in higher education administration, where she has held several progressively responsible roles in both academic and administrative units. Her education and experience includes higher education budget, finance, human resources management, organizational leadership, and strategic planning. In addition to her professional role, Carla has held leadership roles on the Business Officers of Nursing Schools steering council, a network of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and on the University of Colorado’s Staff Council. Carla holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Colorado Denver.