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Councillor, Division 2 (Southwest of Tofield)

Lionel Williams

  • 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