Meet Our Private Banking Team

  • Iowa City

  • Christy Fehlberg

    Christy Fehlberg

    Second Vice President, Private Banking Officer

    Location: Iowa City Phone: (319) 356-5903 Get in touch with me

    Contact Christy Fehlberg

    Christy Fehlberg began her community banking career in 1990 and joined MidWestOne Bank in 1999.  After a long career in mortgage lending Christy rejoined MidWestOne Bank in 2017 as an addition to the Private Banking team.  As an Iowa City native, Christy has built many long-term relationships in the area and has a solutions-based approach to financial planning for our clients.  Christy is a University of Iowa graduate with a B.A. in Communications Studies.  She has served on many non-profit boards and is Past President of the Iowa City Community School District Foundation and a past Board member of the Iowa City/Coralville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau Board, the City of Iowa City Housing Authority Board and for many years served as the West High School, Northwest and North Central PSTO Treasurer.  She enjoys providing exceptional concierge service and planning for clients and their families.

  • Daniel Bailey

    Daniel Bailey

    Private Banking Operations Officer

    Location: Iowa City Phone: (319) 356-5848 Get in touch with me

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    Dan Bailey began his career at MidWestOne Bank in 2007.  For the past five years, he has overseen the administrative and operational processes for the private banking department at MidWestOne and also works with clients to assist with their financial needs.  He has served as co-chair of MidWestOne’s United Way campaign for three consecutive years.  He is a graduate of the University of Iowa and holds a B.A. in Economics and a certificate in entrepreneurship.

  • Kathryn Sidwell

    Kathryn Sidwell

    Private Banking Operations Manager

    Location: Iowa City Phone: (319) 356-5912 Get in touch with me

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    Kathryn Sidwell brings 15-plus years of sales and service experience to the group.  Prior to rejoining MidWestOne in 2016, she came from the University of Iowa Treasury Operations department, where she had been working and supervising in loans, collections and billing areas.  She holds a BA from the University of Iowa and a BBA from the UI Tippie College of Business.  She contributes to the department on a full-level spectrum, including direct client services and long-term strategic development.  Kathryn serves on the board of directors and the development team for United Action for Youth.

  • Kevin Werner

    Kevin Werner

    Vice President, Private Banking Officer

    Location: Iowa City Phone: (319) 356-5989 Get in touch with me

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    Kevin Werner began his community banking career in 1986. He joined MidWestOne Bank in 2000. He interacts with all areas of the bank including commercial lending, mortgage lending, consumer lending and investment services. Kevin’s focus is building long-term relationships with his clients. He is a graduate of the Iowa Consumer Credit School, the Iowa School of Banking and the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado; he earned his B.A. in Economics from the University of Iowa. Kevin is a lifelong resident of Iowa City and has served on many nonprofit boards in our community.  He is a member of the Monday Morning Quarterback Club and an avid Hawkeye, and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Iowa City Area Crime Stoppers.

  • Thais Winkleblack

    Thais Winkleblack

    Vice President, Senior Private Banking Officer & Trust Business Development Manager

    Location: Iowa City Phone: (319) 356-5856 Get in touch with me

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    Thais Winkleblack began her career as a community banker with MidWestOne Bank in 1998.  She helped to create the Private Banking Department at MidWestOne Bank in 2005.  Her work in wealth management often focuses on the practicalities of financial planning and the complexities of family relationships, and how to bring continuity to these two important facets of our lives.  She excels at project management and uses her expertise to help individuals and organizations identify their goals and create a plan to meet them.  She is a graduate of the Iowa School of Banking and the Graduate School of Banking at Colorado; she holds a B.A. in Russian from Grinnell College. She is passionate about the community in which she lives and works and is involved in a number of area organizations.  Some highlights of her community engagement are: Past President of the Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, Past President of the Iowa City Noon Rotary Club, Past Chair of Women Build (Iowa Valley Habitat for Humanity) for two consecutive years, and a founding member of the Executive Council of 5224Good--a learning and giving circle in Johnson County.