Tony Carpenter grew up in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He served a mission to the Guayaquil Ecuador North mission from 1998 to 2000. He holds a bachelor's degree in fine arts with a focus on graphic design from BYU-Idaho and a master's degree in fine arts from Savannah College of Art and Design. Tony has been a part of BYU-Idaho since 2006, primarily working as a graphic designer. Currently, he serves as the Creative Services Manager, overseeing design, content creation, and branding teams. He also teaches regularly as an adjunct faculty member.
Tony met his wife, Amy, at BYU-Idaho, where they were set up by his former FHE sisters. They got married on August 23, 2003, and recently celebrated their 20th wedding anniversary. Tony's favorite thing to do is spend time with Amy and their four wonderful children. He has a deep appreciation for art, music, and the great outdoors. He currently serves on the Rexburg Idaho Center Stake High Council.