California – Straight Truck Class Champion
In his third year competing at the California TDC, Gary won the Straight Truck title to qualify for his first NTDC. A professional driver for 10 years, Gary has been a FedEx Freight team member in Fresno for the past three years. He has logged more than 450,000 safe-driving miles. Gary has received a Bravo Zulu award for his work at FedEx Freight. He is involved at his church, serving in a preaching and youth leadership role. His first experience with a truck was riding along with a family friend on a tomato hauling route when he was 10. Gary and his wife Arlene have two children, Sydney (17) and London (12). The Cordova family resides in Fresno, California.
Hometown: Fresno, Calif.
Career Years Driving: 10
Years With FedEx: 3
Safe Driving Miles: 450,000
Past NTDC Appearances
Has qualified to make first appearance.