Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Express Step Van

Gus Kern

FedEx Express
North Carolina – 1st place Step Van Class

Gus won the Step Van title at the North Carolina TDC to qualify for his second NTDC in four years. He also won the Step Van class at the 2013 Kentucky TDC. A FedEx Express team member for 10 years now based in Concord, Gus has logged more than 100,000 safe-driving miles. He points to co-worker David Rohman for always being there to answer questions and share his knowledge of driving. Gus is a single-digit handicap golfer. He and his wife Ashley have a newborn son, Augustus Robert. The Kern family lives in Mooresville, North Carolina.

  • FedEx Express Driver Gus Kern
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Driver Information

Hometown: Mooresville, N.C.
Career Years Driving: 6
Years With FedEx: 10
Safe Driving Miles: 100,000

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2013 Step Van