Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Jim Erickson

FedEx Freight
New Jersey – Flatbed Class Champion

Jim earned his fourth state title in New Jersey, this time in the Flatbed class. A professional driver for 45 years, he has racked up more than 3.5 million accident-free miles during his career. A 16-year team member with FedEx Freight based in Cinnaminson, Jim’s driving experience started by hauling equipment in the U.S. Army. His hobbies include classic cars. Jim and his wife Catherine have five children (Jim, Sean, Sarah, Elizabeth and Steve) and 15 grandchildren. The Erickson family lives in Marlton Lakes, New Jersey.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Jim Erickson
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Driver Information

Hometown: Marlton Lakes, N.J.
Career Years Driving: 45
Years With FedEx: 16
Safe Driving Miles: 3.5 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2011 5-Axle  
2012 5-Axle
2015 Flatbed