Imam Siraj Wahhaj

Siraj Wahaj, Imam of Masjid At-Taqwa in New York is well known among Muslims in North America as a dynamic speaker and tireless supporter of Islamic causes. Imam Siraj Wahhaj, currently the Imam of Masjid Al-Taqwa in Brookyn, New York, accepted Islam in 1969. He received Imam training at Ummul Qura University of Makkah in 1978 and has gone on to become a national and international speaker on Islam. He received high praises from the media and NYPD for initiating anti-drug patrol in Brooklyn, New York in 1988. Imam Wahhaj was the first person to give an Islamic invocation to the United States Congress.

    Yasir Birjas

    Yasir Birjas: Shaykh Yaser Birjas is currently the Head of Islamic Law and Theory Department at Almaghrib Institute and the Imam of Valley Ranch Islamic Center, Taxus. He started his career in Electronic Engineering in the UAE, then in Madinah where he graduated as class Valedictorian with the highest honors from the Islamic University of Madinah, College of Shari'ah (Fiqh and Usool) in 1996. Shaykh Birjas got his M. A. in Adult Education and Training from University of Phoenix in 2013. His specialty in the subject of marriage and relations made him a highly sought marriage counselor for the Muslim community, and with four children and much experience, his parenting classes are equally popular. With his superb all-round grasp on Islamic sciences, Shaykh Yaser Birjas is welcomed eagerly in every city he teaches whether it is his Usool al Fiqh, Financial Literacy, or Relationship classes. It is no wonder that he has taught more students than any other instructors at AlMaghrib!

      Imam Delouer Hussain

      Imam Dalouer is the current national president of Muslim Ummah of North America (MUNA). He is also the Imam and Khatib of Baitul Mamur Masjid, Brooklyn, NY. He served as a Shura member and executive director of MUNA on several terms. Imam Dalouer attained his Master's in Hadith Studies from Madrasha Board in Dhaka and Master's in Theology and Islamic Studies from Islamic University of Khostia, Bangladesh. He has published many books on Islam, most notably "Taqwa and Muthaqi," and several Islamic research articles published in newspapers and magazines. He is a frequent speaker at Islamic events and has emerged as one of the renowned Islamic scholars in Muslim Community.

        Dr. Altaf Husain

        Dr. Altaf Husain: Dr. Altaf Husain has a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, a M.S. and Ph.D. in Social Work. He serves as Executive Assistant for Academic Affairs in the Office of the Provost at Howard University and is a double alumnus of Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. He was elected as ISNA Vice President in 2014 and served formerly as a board member and chair of the Leadership Development Committee. His past service to the community includes serving as a two-term national president of the Muslim Students Association and an executive committee member of the Muslim Alliance in North America.

          Yasmin Mogahed

          Yasmin Mogahed has just launched her brand new book, Love and Happiness, which will be available at MUNA Convention along with her best selling book, Reclaim Your Heart, which has received international acclaim. Yasmin is currently an instructor for AlMaghrib Institute, a writer for the Huffington Post, an international speaker, and an invited lecturer at Oxford, Harvard, Yale, Stanford, and many other universities around the world. She received her B.S. Degree in Psychology and her Masters in Journalism and Mass Communications from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. After completing her graduate work, she taught Islamic Studies and got heavily involved in community youth work. She later served as a writing instructor at Cardinal Stritch University and a staff columnist for the Islam section of InFocus News.

            Imam Suhaib Webb

            Suhaib Webb is a Graduate of University of Central Oklahoma with a background in Education & Azhar University from the College of Shariah (Islamic Law). Imam Suhaib has served various communities in North America and is currently the founder of S.W.I.S.S. He frequently shares advice, lessons & "SnapWas" on his SnapChat. He currently resides in New York serving as Scholar in Residence at the Islamic Center at NYU

              Barrister Hamid Hussain Azad

              Hamid Azad has a track record of dawah work, charity and community development for over thirty years, developing and implementing relief and development programmes worldwide. He has held various senior management positions within the NGO. His depth of knowledge on community issues include the diversity of faiths, cultures and ethnicities, catering to specific and targeted needs of communities. He was the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Muslim Aid and is currently the CEO of DG World, a multinational corporation agency engaged in Education, Law and Capacity Building. He was on the committee for organizing World Humanitarian Summit in 2016. Hamid H. Azad is also a qualified barrister, Chair of RTNN, Trustee of London Muslim Centre and Vice Chairman of Eduvision. He writes on Human Rights, leadership, management and Islamic thought.

              Sheikh Majed Mahmoud

              Sheikh Majed Mahmoud is one of the leading activists of Da'wah in United Sates of America. With his heart-touching reminders and soft approach, Ustadh Majed makes Islam digestible and beloved to people of all ages. A Hafidh of Quran, Ustadh Majed is a shining example for students seeking growth and development within Islamic Studies. Ustad Majed has traveled around the world lecturing about different aspects of Islam. In his pursuit for Islamic studies, he completed a Bachelor's degree in Islamic Jurisprudence & Legal Theory from Al-Madinah International University. He also completed a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Windsor and a Master's degree in Business Administration from Wayne State University.

                Syedur Rahman Chowdhury

                Syedur Rahman Chowdhury is National Vice President of MUNA. He is responsible for education and leadership development within MUNA. He is also facilitating the activities of MUNA Youth and Young Sisters of MUNA. Before his current responsibility, he served as National President, Vice President, Secretary General, Director of education, Director of women wing of MUNA. He has been elected as member of MUNA National Shura many times. He was graduated from Chittagong University, Bangladesh. After migrating to USA, he went through various postgraduate education and training. He has been employed in the health care field.

                  Dr. Abul Kalam Azad Bashar

                  Sheikh Dr. Abul Kalam Azad Basher. He is very renown scholar in Bangladesh media. He also gives lectures on the largest congregations in Bangladesh

                  Dr. Zahid Bukhari

                    Sister Dunia Shuaib

                    Sister Dunia Shuaib is a psychoeducator, author, internationally renowned speaker, and host of Deen with Dunia. She has a passion for helping people, and continually strives to do so by providing high quality psychoeducation in a way that is easily accessible to the entire Ummah. She is on a mission to inspire and empower Muslims by integrating the teachings of the Quran and Sunnah, as well as principles of psychology. Her efforts have given way to the development of tools, seminars, and the growth of a spiritually conscientious and inclusive environment for the community to support one another.

                      Imam Hassan Akbar

                      Imam Hassan Akbar was born and raised in New York City. He is the president and founder of Nafsin Wahida, an organization dedicated to reinvigorate Islamic Dawah. He is the Imam of the MAS Youth Center in Brooklyn NY. Imam Hassan hold a master's degree in Islamic Studies and is currently pursuing his PhD in Islamic Studies from American Open University. In 2014 he earned his Bachelor's Degree in Telecommunications Engineering from New York City College of Technology. He is a Certified Islamic Inheritance Distributor and lectures at colleges and conferences worldwide and has authored several books which are carried by Dar-us-Salam Bookstores across the U. S.

                        Shayk Mahmudul Hasan

                        Mahmudul Hasan is a renowned Islamic scholar in Europe. He is currently the Principal of Southend Islamic Academy and Khateeb at Essex Jamme Masjid, UK. He is also a Doctoral Research Fellow at the University of London, UCL Institute of Education. He received his Licentiate Degree in Islamic Theology from Al-Azhar University, Egypt with outstanding excellence. He was Assistant Examiner of Cambridge University, UK and Professor at the Department of Arabic in Chittagong University, a Senior Teacher at Al-Jamea al- Islamiyah Patiya in Chittagong, Bangladesh. Imam Hasan is also a media personality and the Director of TVONE UK.

                          Imam Abdullah Jaber

                          Abdullah Jaber serves as a resident scholar for the Central Masjid of Atlanta, Al-Farooq Masjid and also Masjid Omar bin Abdul Aziz. He is actively involved in community development and civic engagement. He is a board member of FAMA (Faith Alliance of Metro Atlanta) and ASHA (Atlanta South Asian Health Alliance), and was a speaker for the Democratic National Committee in 2017. He is also a co-founder of MYLA (Muslim Youth of Los Angeles). Currently, he is focused on building the Revival, a branch of MYLA, which aims to enrich and empower lives of individuals and communities by providing services that physically, emotionally, and spiritually strengthen them through faith, education, and activism

                            Mazen Mokhtar

                            Mazen Mokhtar is the National Executive Director of the Muslim American Society. He is a former MAS Tarbiya Director, Member of the MAS National Board of Trustees and MAS New Jersey Chapter President. Mazen is a frequent lecturer on Islamic and interfaith topics. He has been invited to speak and has delivered numerous lectures at universities including Princeton University, NUY, Boston University, Rutgers University, NJIT and St. Francis College. He has been instrumental in the "Winning the Peace" program of West Point - a program designed to make future officers more sensitive to cultural and religious differences.

                              Shaykh Md Fakhruddin Ahmad

                              Sheikh Fakhruddin Ahmad is the chairman of Quran sunnah Research Center of Dhaka, Bangladesh. He is very well known personal in Bangladesh media. He gives lectures on TV media. He also gives lectures on the largest congregations in Bangladesh.

                                Mirza Galib

                                Mirza Galib has a PhD in Theoretical and Computational Chemistry from University of Alberta, Canada. After doing his PhD, he moved to Washington, USA to work as a post doctorate research associate at Pacific Northwest National Lab. Currently he is working as a Post Doctoral Fellow at University of California, Berkeley. Besides his interest in natural sciences, he was equally interested in Islamic theology and spiritual understanding of the universe. He is involved in various community activities to enrich himself and the Muslim societies with Islamic knowledge and culture.

                                  Javaid Siddiki

                                  Javaid Siddiqi: Javaid Siddiqi is the President of Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA). He holds a master's degree in electrical engineering.

                                    Imam Asif Hirani

                                    Dr. Asif Hirani completed his Bachelors of Business Administration in Fashion designing before switching gears to the pursuit of Islamic Studies. He has completed a 1 year "Quran understanding" course at Quran Academy (founded by Dr.Israr Ahmed) and studied Arabic & Hadith in University of Abu Bakr, After which he completed his Masters in Islamic Studies (Usul-ud-din) from Karachi University and finally attained his PhD from Al-Madina International University in Tafsir & Uloom-ul-Quran.