Fred Villner’s name was linked with sports in the Edmonton area for over 50 years.

He was the President of Softball Alberta for eight years from 1976 to 1980 and from 1982 to 1986. He also served as a Board Member for the Association for over 21 years.

Fred was instrumental in fundraising for the Association, operating the Bingos and Casinos in the Edmonton area for over 20 years.

Inducted as a Sport Builder in 1997.