- Brigham Young University BS 1980, MS 1988
- National Board for Professional Teaching Standards certified 2002
Brother Pieper has been a member of the BYU-Idaho Mathematics Department since 2004. Prior to coming to BYU-I, he taught for 23 years in the public schools in Idaho (Snake River district) and Wyoming (Cokeville). He attended Ricks College (1974-75) prior to serving a mission to Barcelona Spain. He is married to the former LaJean Chadwick of Afton, WY and they are the parents of nine children and 29 grandchildren. He enjoys outdoor activities including hiking, camping, cooking, and running.