Brother of YouTube and Vine sensation Joe Santagato. He was on the United States Skeleton Team and won the US National Skeleton Push Championship in 2013.
He began skeleton in 2008 while working a full-time job. He went to the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. He studied at the Keller Graduate School of Management.
He wrote a personal piece titled "My Desire To Become An Olympian" for the Team USA Bobsled and Skeleton website before going to the Olympics.
He has made appearances in his brother's videos along with the rest of the family. Apart from Joe, he has two other siblings.