Skeleton racer who made his Olympic debut at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, where he won a bronze medal in the individual event.
He attended California University of Pennsylvania, and graduated in 2009.
He won a gold medal in the mixed team event at the 2012 World Championships.
He was born in Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin.
In 2014 he became America's first male skeleton racer to medal at the Olympics since Jimmy Shea in 2002.