Older half-brother of Maddie and Mackenzie Ziegler who also has a younger full brother in Tyler Ziegler.
He and his family grew up in the state of Pennsylvania.
He got his master's degree in accounting from the University of Pittsburgh in 2016.
He and the dancing Ziegler sisters share the same father in Kurt Ziegler from his first marriage, but different mothers. In October 2017, he married his girlfriend Camille.
Melissa Ziegler was his step-mother while she was married to his father Kurt.