John Covey is Director of the Home and Family Division at Franklin Covey Co. He is also co-founder of the Education Division and has served as Senior Consultant with such businesses as Conoco and the U.S. Army Corps.
As Director and co-founder of Franklin Covey’s Home and Family Division, Dr. Covey was heavily involved with his brother, Stephen R. Covey, in the design, development and editing of the book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Families and co-author of The Proactive Family Guide Book with Stephen. John and his wife Jane have given numerous presentations and seminars on the family throughout the world.
In the past 38 years, John has spent many years teaching business management, organizational behavior, and marketing. He was a professor for seven years at Brigham Young University and has worked for 22 years applying his expertise in the private sector. Before coming to Franklin Covey he served for seven years as Manager and Director of Planning and Leadership Development for a large international service organization. Traveling extensively as a lecturer and trainer, Dr. Covey has served in various leadership positions in the United States and Australia.