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Printer-Friendly Winner Profile - Tom Griffin


FedEx Freight
Connecticut - 1st place 4-Axle
FedEx Ace


With his win in the 4-Axle class at the Connecticut TDC, this marks Tom's sixth state title. A 14-year safe driver for FedEx Freight based in New Haven and the 2012 Motor Transport Association of Connecticut Driver of the Year, Tom has been driving professionally for 26 years and has surpassed 1.4 million accident-free miles. His safety tip is to always give other travelers space and pay attention to what they are doing. In his spare time, Tom enjoys fixing things and spending time with his family. He also volunteers with Wishes on Wheels and St. Jude’s Charity Challenge. Tom and his wife Margaret are the parents of two children, Stephanie and Tommy Jr. The Griffin family lives in Wallingford, Conn.