Most Beautiful Top 10 Features

Finalist Annette Dellinger: ‘I can always turn people around with my smile’

Brett Bralley Jaillet | May 16, 2013

Having only been on the road for two years, top ten finalist Annette Dellinger refers to herself as the “baby of the bunch.” Her daughter and son had grown and moved out of the house, ...

Finalist Jessica Samko: ‘I think a smile can make everyone look beautiful’

Misty Caddell | May 15, 2013

Even before Jessica Samko became a truck driver, she had a tendency to stand out. Whether it was through riding motorcycles or attending rock concerts, she always found a way to show her independent streak. ...

Finalist Karen Moore: ‘If you have beauty in your heart, the rest doesn’t matter’

Kevin Jones | May 15, 2013

The day she finished her course of radiation treatment for breast cancer, Karen Moore was back on the road with a cross-country load of bees bound for Florida. That was in March, and she was ...

Finalist Ingrid Brown: ‘I work on myself from the inside out’

Misty Caddell | May 14, 2013

“Life is too short not to laugh, but it’s even shorter not to have friends to laugh with,” she says. It’s that laughter that defines her and gives her true beauty, Brown says. While she ...

Winner Maggie Stone: ‘I take pride in what I do’

Brett Bralley Jaillet | May 14, 2013

Maggie Stone is carrying on a family tradition. Her father, uncles, and grandfather all drove trucks, but she’s the first woman in her family to do so.

Finalist Lisa McAlpine: ‘I have diesel in my blood’

Kevin Jones | May 13, 2013

Lisa McAlpine was born to be a professional truck driver. “I love trucking. I’ve wanted to be a truck driver since I was a little kid standing on the street watching the trucks go by ...

Finalist Jackie Wormley: ‘If you apply yourself, you can do this on your own’

Christina Jesson | May 13, 2013

Jackie Wormley knew she wanted to drive a truck since she was five years old. “I made my dad take his bobtail truck to school for show and tell; the kids loved climbing up in ...

Finalist Libby Clayton: ‘Enjoying life is everyone’s best cosmetic’

Brett Bralley Jaillet | May 13, 2013

Some of Libby’s earliest memories are with her grandfather, riding along in his big rig. “He’s the reason why trucking is in my blood,” she says.

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