Breakthrough Club names interim director

WICHITA — Doug Winkley is the new executive director of the Breakthrough Club, a nonprofit dedicated to helping people living with severe mental illness achieve independence.

Winkley, who is serving on an interim basis, began his new duties Jan. 24. He replaces Kathy Walter, who resigned in early January.

Winkley is a Wichita State University graduate who spent 31 years at Intrust Bank before retiring as a senior vice president in 2009. He has served on the board of directors of Breakthrough Club for more than six years, including time as president and most recently as treasurer.