About Lincoln Ho

Quick Facts

  • Resident of Ward 12 for over 25 years.
  • Worked as public servant at City Hall
  • Worked at local homeless organization
  • Worked in private sector
  • Arts, community, & business promoter
  • Social justice advocate
  • UofA Bachelor of Arts in Sociology


  • Bachelor of Arts, Univeristy of Alberta (2006)
    Major in Sociology; Minor in Christian Theology
  • Diploma (Hon.), McNally Composite High School (2001)
    Director’s Award for Music; Award of Excellence for Fine Arts in Music

Work Experience

  • TELUS Communications (8 years)
  • Edmonton City Hall School program guide (5 years)
  • Cineplex Odeon supervisor (6 years)
  • Hope Mission Herb Jamieson Centre (Homeless Men’s Shelter) (5 years)

(Some) Volunteer Experience & Contributions

  • Yegventures.ca local online media outlet and social media promotion
  • Royal Canadian Air Cadets
  • St John Ambulance Brigade
  • Local inner-city organizations incl Hope Mission, Mustard Seed, Bissell Centre
  • St Joseph’s Basilica Cathedral Choir & other choral organizations
  • Knights of Columbus
  • Various Chinese community events and organizations
  • Ridgewood Community League
  • Many festivals/organizations incl Festival of Trees/University Hospital Foundation, Valley Zoo, Street Performers Festival, Ice On Whyte, etc
  • Promoted events with multiple community business organizations


  • Awarded Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of Jerusalem, by the Governor General, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson
  • Nominated 3 years for ‘Best In Edmonton’ Yeggies Awards, 1 for ‘Best In Public Service’
  • Listed among Edmonton’s top social media influencers
  • Quarter-million views on Yegventures YouTube channel, a free public service
  • Canadian youth ambassador to England and Scotland (2001) with RCAC
  • 1 gold, 2 silver Stevie (global business) Awards for customer service