Brian Mickelson was born and raised in Northern California. He served a mission in the Texas San Antonio Mission. He married the former Janese Hill and they have five children together. Brian is the Instructor at the Logan LDS Institute of Religion adjacent to Utah State University. He earned bachelors and masters degrees from Utah State University in Business and Human Environments, respectively. Brian has served as a Gospel Doctrine Instructor, councilor in bishopric, Bishop, Stake Exec Secretary, and as a member of the High Council. Brian currently resides in Tremonton, Utah.