Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Ground Step Van

Don Smith

S & S Delivery Service, Inc.
(a FedEx Ground contracted service provider)
Mississippi - 1st place Step Van Class

Don earned his fourth Mississippi Step Van title in six years to qualify for the NTDC. The owner of S & S Delivery Service, Inc., which is contracted to provide services at the FedEx Ground station in Tupelo, Don also claimed Mississippi Step Van titles in 2011, 2013 and 2014. The 21-year professional driver has logged more than 1 million safe-driving miles. When he is not behind the wheel, Don enjoys fishing and working out. He and his wife Jennifer have two children, Dontay and Brittany, and a grandson, Taydon. The Smiths reside in Tupelo, Mississippi.

  • FedEx Ground Driver Don Smith
  • The Chairman's Challenge
  • FedEx Ground

Driver Information

Hometown: Tupelo, Miss.
Career Years Driving: 21
Years Representing FedEx: 17
Safe Driving Miles: 1 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2014 Step Van  
2013 Step Van  
2011 Step Van