Kevin Galbraith

Brother Kevin Galbraith

Home & Family Faculty Member

Kevin Galbraith grew up in Sugar City, Idaho and served a mission in England and Wales. He met his wife, Kristin Jeffries, while they were Ricks College students. They are now the parents of nine children and have five grandchildren.

After receiving his associate degree, Kevin completed a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in counseling from Idaho State University. Prior to earning his doctorate in human development and family studies from Utah State University, he worked in various mental health and human service settings. He joined the faculty at BYU-Idaho in 2006 after teaching courses in family life at several state universities.

Kevin has appreciated serving in various callings within the Church and currently serves in his ward elders quorum presidency. He loves spending time with his family and being outdoors.

Spiritual Preparation

Please respond to the question below on the devotional discussion board:

When we come to understand the nature of God, including his characteristics and attributes, we are able to place great faith and trust in Him. What is one of your favorite verses of Scripture that helps you to know Christ in a more personal way? How does a knowledge of God’s nature, as taught in the Scripture, affect your faith?