University of Notre Dame alumnus Daniel E. Skendzel has been appointed executive assistant to James J. Lyphout, vice president for business operations at the University.p. Skendzel most recently worked as a project manager for Dynamis Solutions, a technology consulting firm headquartered in Farmington Hills, Mich., where he handled a wide range of client responsibilities involving e-commerce and business process solutions. He previously was a plant accounting manager for Procter and Gamble in Green Bay, Wis., from 1998-2000.p. Skendzel earned his bachelor’s degree in American studies from Notre Dame in 1991 and his master’s of business administration degree from the University in 1998. While pursuing his MBA, he served as a part-time intern in the Notre Dame athletic department’s business office.p. Skendzel served as vice president of the Notre Dame Club of Green Bay/Fox Valley and as a coordinator of the recent restoration project for the memorial to legendary Notre Dame football player George Gipp in Laurium, Mich.