ATLANTA—CU Capital Market Solutions, a credit union CUSO, has hired Daniel Skehan to a newly created risk analyst position. He will work in CMS’ Kansas City office.

Skehan played wide receiver for the 2017 National Champion Crimson Tide squad. He graduated with a degree in Economics from Alabama’s Culverhouse School of Business.

At the onset, he will be responsible for coordinating, integrating and ensuring timely and accurate delivery of the firm’s risk reporting services. Skehan will perform interest rate risk analysis and monthly portfolio reporting for CMS’ credit union clients and will assist advisors in client relationship management.

“Daniel is a well-rounded addition to the CMS team,” said CMS CEO Lewis Lester. “He has a keen analytical mind that will benefit our clients, and his experience playing Alabama football adds self-discipline, determination and the ability to perform on a national stage to his impressive skill set. We are pleased to have him on board.”

Skehan came to CMS through the 1st & Ten Club of Alabama, whose purpose is assisting graduating Alabama Student/Athletes in the transition from college athletics to their chosen career path.

“I am excited to be part of an innovative and progressive firm” Skehan said. “The products, solutions and strategies that CMS develops for credit unions are challenging, and that’s what I am accustomed to.”