Hilda Ho was born in Hong Kong. She studied Commercial Design at Hong Kong Polytechnic for one year. After immigrating to Vancouver, she started her Chinese brush painting and calligraphy with Professor Su-Sing Chow and Master Shek-Fung Leung in 1989. She was elected as Director of CCAFV four times (1993-1995, 1995-1997, 2001-2003, 2009-2011) and President of the Federation for twice consecutive terms (2003-2005, 2005-2007). Hilda is now Vice-President of the Wu School Art Association in Vancouver and is an accomplished Chinese calligrapher and painter. In many occasions, she has been invited to demonstrate her artwork in public.