She graduated from the University of Thessaloniki, and worked as a lawyer for two years.
Houkli is the anchorwoman and the editor in chief of the central news program on the New Hellenic Television of the Greek public television In 1987 she began her career on ERT3, worked on private television channels and in 2000 returned to national television She hosted a book show titled Foreign a Place in the Library (Για μια θέση στο ράφι), and a show about the correct use of the Greek language, Speak Greek? (Ομιλείτε Ελληνικά;).
In 2007, she hosted the political debate before the September elections.
She also hosted three political debates in both spring and autumn 2009. Houkli had worked as a radio announcer.
Houkli is the anchorwoman in the central news on the New Hellenic Television. In 2009, she participated in the television show Great Greeks as a celebrity supporter of Georgios Papanikolaou.
lieutenant was announced in July 2010 that Houkli had signed on to present ANT1 Channel"s nightly news program starting 1 September 2010.
1991–2000, Mega Channel
September 2010, ANT1.