College of Business Administration

Cathleen M. Arshadi



Vice President and Controller
The Commerce Trust Company

Cathleen M. Arshadi is Vice President and Controller of The Commerce Trust Company, a division of Commerce Bancshares N.A., in St. Louis. She joined Commerce in 1992 and is responsible for Trust, Brokerage and Private Banking services. She oversees $25 billion of client assets throughout Missouri, Illinois and Kansas. Prior to serving at her current position, she was an analyst at the St. Louis Federal Reserve Bank.

Cathleen has an extensive record of community service, having serving on various cultural and civic boards.

She holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration form University of Missouri in St. Louis. She is a graduate of CORO Women in Leadership.

Cathleen is married to Dr. Nasser Arshadi, a Vice Chancellor at UMSL.