Meet Administrators

Board of Directors

Pediatric Health Care Alliance is 100% independently owned by our shareholder physicians. Our physician Board of Directors manages all policies and decision-making regarding health care services and business operations for the medical practice.

PHCA Administration, LLC

Pediatric Health Care Alliance employs a management services company to guide business operations for the medical practice. PHCA Administration, LLC provides executive management, IT, HR, insurance contracting and credentialing, billing, and other critical business services. This ensures that our team has optimal expertise in place to oversee these functions, and allows the clinical office to focus on our top priority - patient care. Many of these administrators have worked with Pediatric Health Care Alliance since its inception in 1997.

PHCA Administration, LLC is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Novelle Health, LLC, a healthcare data science and analytics company.

Karalee Kulek-Luzey, MD

Medical Director | Pediatric Health Care Alliance, PA

Karalee Kulek-Luzey, M.D., joined the Alliance in 1997 with one of the six founding practices, Tampa Bay Pediatrics. She has practiced pediatrics in Tampa for 20 years. In addition to serving as Medical Director for the Alliance, she also maintains a half-time appointment schedule at our South Tampa Office, and currently serves as Chief of Pediatrics at St. Joseph's Hospital.

Dr. Kulek-Luzey received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida (1985) and her Doctor of Medicine from the University of South Florida, School of Medicine, Tampa, Florida (1990). She completed her internship (1991) and residency (1993) in Pediatrics at the University of South Florida - All Children's Hospital, Tampa, Florida. Dr. Kulek-Luzey has been Board Certified with the American Board of Pediatrics since 1993.

Dr. Kulek-Luzey is continually recognized on the Best Doctors in America® list, a leading resource for linking consumers with expert medical care. Physicians are chosen through an exhaustive peer-review survey that asks: "If you or a loved one needed a doctor in your specialty, to whom would you refer them?" Only physicians who earn the consensus support of their peers areincluded.

Debra Gonzalez, CPA, MHA

Chief Operating Officer | PHCA Administration, LLC

Debra’s executive experience includes the successful development and expansion of a private company that provides practice management services to independently-owned private medical groups. She joined the PHCA family of companies at its inception in 1998, and advanced through progressive roles in finance and operations, actively contributing to the company’s growth and profitability. She was named Chief Operating Officer in 2006.Prior to joining PHA, she worked as an Accounting Manager and an Auditor at a large regional accounting firm.

Debra is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from the State University of New York at Albany, and a Masters in Health Administration from Seton Hall University.

Ann Paige

Director of Pediatric Practice Operations | PHCA Administration, LLC

Ann Paige joined the PHCA family of companies in 2003, as the Site Manager for the Northside Office. Prior to managing one of our busiest sites, she worked at Radiology Associates of West Florida and at Drs. Sheer, Ahearn & Associates. In addition to her extensive experience in healthcare, Ann also has management experience from the fast-pased and service-oriented restaurant industry. In 2010, Ann was awarded the Certified Pediatrics Coder (CPEDC) credential after succesfully passing the national certification examination.

Bryan O'Neill

Director of Revenue Cycle Management | PHCA Administration, LLC

Bryan joined Pediatric Health Alliance in 2010. A product of University of South Florida, Bryan has over 30 years of operational, managerial experience in the Medical Revenue Cycle Management industry. Prior to joining PHA, Bryan gained his analytical skills, managerial experience, and proven track record in revenue cycle management by working for Drs. Sheer, Ahearn & Associates, along with national corporations such as Foster/General Medical, Team Health Radiology, and Apria Healthcare.

Site Managers

Site managers serve as leaders for their site personnel and manage the day-to-day operations of their clinical office. As part of our administrative team, site managers provide insight to our executive team, and act as liaison for their physicians and staff.