Brother Jeff Carter graduated in 1989 from BYU with a degree in Spanish. He later went on to earn an MBA from Idaho State University. Upon graduation he was hired into CES and sent to Pocatello, Idaho. He and his wife, Karen, have six children. In the summer of 2010, Jeff was invited to return to the Utah valley area. His current assignment is at Maeser Prep Academy seminary in north Orem.