Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Ground Step Van

Matthew Allison

Grounded Inc.
(a FedEx Ground contracted service provider)
Colorado – 1st place Step Van Class

Matthew won the Step Van title at the Colorado TDC to qualify for his fourth NTDC. Owner of Grounded Inc., which contracts to provide services for FedEx Ground in Denver, Matthew also won Colorado Step Van titles in 2009, 2012 and 2015He was honored with the Humanitarian Award in 2009 and was also named the 2016 Entrepreneur of the Year for the FedEx Ground Mountain district. In his free time, Matthew enjoys riding motorcycles and the outdoors. He is also a blood donor. Matthew and his wife Laura have seven children: Allura, Anthony, David, Joshua, Jessica, Mark and Alyssa. Matthew and Laura also have four grandchildren: Malachi, Mireya, Faith and Joshua. The Allison family resides in Commerce City, Colorado.

  • FedEx Ground Driver Matthew Allison
  • The Chairman's Challenge
  • FedEx Ground

Driver Information

Hometown: Commerce City, Colo.
Career Years Driving: 16
Years Representing FedEx: 12
Safe Driving Miles: 350,000

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2015 Step Van  
2012 Step Van  
2009 Step Van