Kathy K. Clayton has taught students in junior high school, high school, and junior college. A graduate from the University of Utah, she earned her master’s degree from Azusa Pacific University in Southern California. In the Church, she has taught in the Young Woman organization as well as early morning seminary students in California and in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She has also served on the International School Board in Argentina. She is married to Elder L. Whitney Clayton of the Seventy, and they are the parents of seven children.