Chairman's Challenge

National Truck Driving Championships
Competitor Profile

  • FedEx Freight Truck

Tommy Forrest

FedEx Freight
Florida – 5-Axle Class Champion
Grand Champion

Tommy qualified for his second NTDC by winning the Florida 5-Axle title. He was also named the Florida TDC’s Grand Champion. Tommy has logged more than 2.8 million safe-driving miles during his 25-year career, including 18 years with FedEx Freight. He is based in Orlando. In his free time, Tommy enjoys fishing, snorkeling, biking and camping. He also works to improve communities with Doors2Change, which brings homes in underserved communities up to safety standards. Tommy and his wife Sheryl have nine children: Maegen (24), Cecilia (23), Jacob (22), Josh (17), Emily (15), Lilly (11), Bella (8), Eva (2) and infant Charlie. They are also grandparents to Andrew (3) and Eden (1). The Forrest family resides in Winter Haven, Florida.

  • FedEx Freight Driver Tommy Forrest
  • The Chairman's Challenge
  • FedEx Freight

Driver Information

Hometown: Winter Haven, Fla.
Career Years Driving: 25
Years With FedEx: 18
Safe Driving Miles: 2.8 million

Past NTDC Appearances

Year Category  
2005 Flatbed