Around Town 6

Chesterfield Resident 
Wins Two Pageant Titles

West County Advanced Practice Dermatology Nurse and business owner, Cynthia Ann Fleck, won both the Mrs. Chesterfield, United States and Mrs. St. Louis, America titles and prepares for the Mrs. Missouri USA Pageant in St. Joseph, MO, April 30 – May 1, 2016 and the Mrs. Missouri, America Pageant in Chillicothe, Missouri June 17-19, 2016.

Cynthia, a Creve Coeur and Chesterfield native, has written extensively and lectured globally on the subject of skin care and diabetic foot care. She is passionate about providing advanced skin care to those with diabetes and increasing the awareness of the importance of regular diabetic foot screenings, foot care and preventing amputations, which she represents as her platform for both Mrs. Chesterfield, United States and Mrs. St. Louis, America. Fleck currently serves on the Board of Directors of The American College of Clinical Wound Specialists, is the Assistant Chief Editor of an international, peer- reviewed wound management medical journal, is the Scientific Co-Chair of a diabetic foot medical/surgical/biotech conference, was instrumental in launching one of the most iconic advanced skin care lines in the country, serves on the Women’s Leadership Counsel for the Humane Society of Missouri and the Department of Health & Human Services Advisory Board for Southeast Missouri State University and is the President & CEO of Cynthia Fleck & Associates, LLC, a medical/surgical/biotech consulting firm located in St. Louis.

Cynthia is married to Randall Ford Barker, an agriculture & data science executive and Managing Partner for FarmLink, LLC, based in Kansas City, is the daughter of Clayton native, philanthropist and former beauty queen, Judith Fleck and the late Colonel Douglas Fleck and is the mother of Quinlan Barker, age 9.  She is sponsored by Boa Vida Advanced Skin Care of Kansas City, Kansas.

Cynthia can be reached for public appearances and speaking engagements at

Lakeside Exteriors 
to Hold Open House

You’re invited to Lakeside Exteriors’ Open House at their beautiful, newly remodeled showroom:

139 Chesterfield Industrial Blvd, Chesterfield MO 63005 (¼ mile west of Long Rd.). Door Prizes will be given to all attendees.

Friday, April 15th, 3-7pm

Saturday, April 16th, 10am-5pm

RSVP for a chance to win EXCLUSIVE gift baskets from Annie Gunn’s and Sugarfire. Catering will also be supplied by Annie Gunn’s and Sugarfire Contests & Giveaways for attendees present at the event. Prizes include an Apple Watch, Visa Gift cards, etc.–6pm Giveaway on Friday; 12pm & 4pm Giveaways on Saturday. Products to be showcased include: James Hardie Siding, Beechworth Fiberglass Windows, Provia Entry Doors, Brick and Stone Work and Roofs. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about: Custom Design Three & Four Season Rooms, Decks & Porches, Stamped Concrete and Room Additions. Meet our Design Specialist and Explore the Beechworth Interactive Studio, “Transforming Houses into Treasured Homes.” Join Lakeside Exteriors for this indoor/outdoor event.


To RSVP, call: 636.978.5000

Tour the Mercedes 
Sprinter at Travers RV

Travers Automotive Group expands with the opening of Travers RV in Eureka, across from Six Flags. As St. Louis’ new destination for RV sales, service and parts, Travers RV stocks a full range of motorhomes, travel trailers, fifth wheels and toy haulers. A state-of-the-art RV body shop is opening soon.

Travers RV specializes in the new diesel Mercedes Sprinter that features cost-efficient fuel economy with 18 mph city and 23 mph highway. Custom floor plans are available and the Sprinter can tow up to 5000 pounds. Mercedes Sprinters are ideal for tailgating, short camping trips and for commuter style corporate transportation. This vehicle is self-contained and fully appointed with a bathroom, shower, sink, microwave and flat screen TV.

Equipped with Mercedes Benz safety systems, the Mercedes Sprinter is a top-notch mode of transportation. See one today at Travers RV– 18155 Old Highway 66 in Eureka– or visit Call 636.549.0429 to schedule an appointment to experience the new diesel Mercedes Sprinters and find out which one best fits your needs. “The Daycruiser style is great for seating a lot of people for corporate travel or for large families since they include a bathroom and two TV’s,” said Bill Cooley, sales manager at Traver’s RV.

Travers Automotive Group is the largest network of independent pre-owned dealerships in the Midwest, with seven car and truck dealerships as well as two RV dealerships.

You Guessed It!

March’s Mystery Picture is the vintage travel desk or secretary on the table, in the study of Governor Bates’ home, in Faust Park. This was a pretty tough one to guess!

A special thanks to all of our readers who took the time to write; keep those guesses coming! Congratulations to the following readers whose names were drawn from the pool of correct guessers:

Michael Kane

Lois O’Brien

Rylie Smiley

Monthly Mystery Picture: What Is It?

Each month a Mystery Picture will be included at the end of Around Town. The Mystery Picture is a photo of something in Chesterfield; the picture may depict a close-up view or be taken from a unique vantage point. The answer to “What is it?” will be included in the next month’s issue of Chesterfield Lifestyle, along with a new Mystery Picture to solve. Readers are encouraged to submit one guess per month to The first readers to submit an email, correctly identifying the subject and location of the Mystery Picture item, will be given the opportunity to have their name included in the next month’s issue.  Chesterfield is home to many hidden treasures, and we want to encourage you to always be exploring and discovering new things around town!