Mondonna L. Ghasedi was appointed associate circuit judge in October 2016.
Judge Ghasedi graduated from Southern Methodist University in Dallas with a Bachelor of Arts in English and a Bachelor of Arts in political science, with distinction, in 1996. She received her law degree in 1999 from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law.
She was engaged in the private practice of law from 1999 to 2016 in St. Louis.
Judge Ghasedi is a member of the Missouri Bar, St. Louis County Bar Association, Women Lawyer's Association and serves on the Executive Committee of the Missouri Association of Probate & Associate Circuit Judges as Historian. In November 2017, Judge Ghasedi was appointed by Chief Justice Zel Fischer to the Task Force for the Preparation of a Circuit Realignment Plan. Judge Ghasedi was accepted into the Missouri Court Management Institute for 2021-2022. She also currently serves on the board of directors of Girls on the Run. >
She lives in St. Louis County.