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Printer-Friendly Winner Profile - Jeff Thompson


FedEx Freight
Kansas - 1st place Flatbed


Jeff attained his eighth state title after winning the Kansas Flatbed trophy. A professional driver for 38 years – 29 of them with FedEx Freight based in Kansas City – he has accumulated an amazing mark of 5 million accident-free miles. A former captain on America's Road Team, he has been honored with numerous awards for safety and frequently gives safe-driving demonstrations at area schools. A native of Oklahoma, Jeff and his wife Marva have three children (Addie, Mollie and Jeremiah) and three grandkids (Gavin, Brylee and Ava). The Thompsons live in Olathe, Kansas.