Councillor, Division 2 (Southwest of Tofield)
- First term in Office
- Born and raised in Tofield. The Williams side of his family moved to the Tofield area in 1910 and farmed in Division 2 of Beaver County. The Ferguson side of his family moved to the Tofield area in 1920 and farmed primarily in the Division 1 area of Beaver County.
- Played Hockey with the Spruce Grove Mets in the AJHL, with the Medicine Hat Tigers in the WHL, and the Tofield Satellites in the BHL
- Graduated from Construction Engineering Technology program at NAIT
- Married to Susie Williams with 3 daughters, Aimee (Brian), Dayna (Ryan), and Krystal(Tyson), 9 grandchildren.
- 40 year career in the construction industry, working across Canada, through USA, last 25 years in management positions including 12 years as president of a large specialty contracting company.
- Moved from Tofield to Division 2 in Beaver County in 2002
- Coached minor hockey, and softball in Tofield
- Lionel and Susie are active in Ryley and Tofield Agricultural Societies