Speakers

  • Imam Siraj Wahhaj

    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. Imam Wahhaj has been Vice President of ISNA U.S. since 1997 and has served on Majlis Ash-Shura since 1987. He is a past member of ISNA’s Continue reading →

  • Javaid Siddiqi

    Javaid Siddiqi is the President of Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA). He holds a masters degree in electrical engineering. Mr. Siddiqi was the ICNA Vice President for Tarbiyah and the Chairman of ICNA Tarbiyah Department. He is currently the Chief Operating Officer for Helping Hand USA and on the ICNA Majlis Ash-Shura. An Informationa Technology professional, Mr. Siddiqi currently lives with his family in Lexington,  Continue reading →

  • Sh. Abdalla Idris Ali

    Shaykh Abdalla Idris Ali is a well-known North American Muslim public speaker, Imam, and leader in the community. Shaykh Abdalla has a background of International Relations from the University of Toronto as well his religious knowledge in the areas of tafseer, shariah, and counselling. As a community leader, he served as ISNA’s President for 5 years, and as the ISNA Canada Islamic Continue reading →

  • Shaykh Mohammed Faqih

    Shaykh Mohammed Faqih is the doctor of etiquettes and mannerisms. His knowledge is impeccable. His chain in the Qur’?n only 28 shy of the Prophet, on whom be peace. His demeanour utterly disarming. His style in fashion and stride in walk makes you say, “That man is fit to be president.”

    Shaykh Mohammed is Continue reading →

  • Imam Jawad Ahmed

    Imam Jawad Ahmed graduated from International Islamic University, Islamabad, Pakistan with a Bachelors (with Honors) degree in Usool-uddin (Islamic sciences) with specialization in Tafseer and Hadith.
    He received Arabic Language Certification and Teaching License for Islamic Studies & Arabic from Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt.
    He graduated from University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA with a Bachelors of Science degree in Physical Sciences, with Continue reading →

  • Sh. Suleiman Hani

    Imam Suleiman Hani is a lecturer and author hailing from Dearborn, Michigan. At the age of 14, he completed a 10-month Qur’an memorization program and shortly thereafter began his intensive studies under local and global scholars, completing throughout his studies hundreds of classical and modern texts and gaining ijazaat (licenses) in the six books of hadeeth from multiple scholars, as well as a Master of Arts degree from  Continue reading →

  • Imam Asif Hirani

     Imam Asif Hirani has completed his 3 years of Bachelors of Business Administration in Fashion Designing before he switched his field to Islamic Studies. He have completed 1 year of Quran understanding course from Quran Academy (originated by Dr.Israr Ahmed), then he completed his Masters in Islamic Studies and he is a PhD Candidate at Al-Madina International University inMalaysia in TafsirandUloom-ul-Quran. Continue reading →

  • Suzy Ismail

    Suzy Ismail is currently a Visiting Professor at DeVry University in North Brunswick, New Jersey and at DeVry University Online. She is also the curriculum developer and lead instructor at CML(http://centerformuslimlife.org/) a nonprofit social platform that focuses on strengthening marriage, family, and community life. She received her Bachelor’s in English, Continue reading →

  • Dunia Shuaib

    dunia-shuaibDunia is a certified marriage educator, radio show host of Deen with Dunia, lecturer and author. She combines her knowledge of Islam and psychology to help Muslims who are striving to create and maintain a harmonious relationship between their deen and dunya. She has been doing extensive research to pinpoint the problems in Muslim marriages in the West and find practical solutions. She conducts Continue reading →

  • Imam Hafiz Zafeer Ali

    imam-hafiz-zafeer-aliImam and Director of the ICNA Al-Markaz Masjid in Jamaica, NY. He is a Hafidh of Al-Quran and a graduate of Medinah University. He is the lead instructor of Islamic Learning Foundation in New York.

     

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  • Jeremy McLellan

    Jeremy McLellan is a standup comedian who won the 2015 and 2016 Charleston Stand up Comedy Competition. Muslims love him. Trump supporters want to kill him. That’s South Carolina comic Jeremy McLellan’s schtick. With more than 100,000 followers on Facebook, McLellan has become a staple at Muslim festivals and events around North America. In the upcoming months, McLellan’s gigs include Muslim Students’ Association events  Continue reading →