Workforce Programs

Fred Villa

Associate Vice President, Workforce Programs
P: 907.450.8008
Suite 202 Butrovich Building, Fairbanks, AK 99775-5320

Fred has served as the Associate Vice President for Workforce Programs in Academic Affairs since 2006. In that capacity he also is a Governor appointed member of the Alaska Workforce Investment Board, Associate member of the National Association of State Directors of Career and Technical Education, on the Board of Directors for the Alaska Process Industries Careers Consortium, Co-chair of the University of Alaska Fishing Seafood and Maritime Initiative, and a core member of the Alaska Career and Technical Education Plan, Alaska Health Workforce Plan, Alaska Maritime Workforce Development Plan, Alaska Mining Workforce Plan and Alaska Oil & Gas Workforce Development Plan.

Fred has lived in Alaska’s Interior since 1982 working for the Alaska Teamster’s 959, Ahtna Native Corporation, Fairbanks North Star Borough, MAPCO, Williams and Flint Hills Resources and the Diocese of Fairbanks before coming to the University.

Fred has been married to Connie for 27 years, they have 8 children, are active in church, youth sports and 4-H, and live on a hobby farm.

Main Office

P: 907.450.8019
F: 907.450.8002


Teri Cothren
Project Manager
P: 907.786.1171

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