American author who is known for his book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Teens. His other bestselling motivational works include The 7 Habits of Happy Kids and the 6 Most Important Decisions You'll Ever Make: A Guide for Teens.
He acquired an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. He published his first motivational work, Fourth Down and Life to Go: How to Turn Life's Setbacks into Triumphs, in 1990.
He was the starting quarterback for Brigham Young University in 1987 and 1988.
He based his motivational book series on the similar work of his father, Stephen Covey, who wrote The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People.
His author father, Stephen Covey, taught at Utah State University's School of Business.