South Dakota - 1st place Flatbed
Mike took home the first-place trophy in the Flatbed class for his seventh South Dakota state title. He also won the coveted Grand Champion award and scored the highest on the driving course. As a 29-year professional driver based in Sioux Falls with more than 2.5 million accident-free miles under his belt, Mike advises drivers to concentrate on their surroundings while on the road to stay safe. He has two daughters, Katelynd and Myra, with whom Mike enjoys participating in 4-H activities. The Whitehead family resides in Lennox, South Dakota.