Dinner and Fundraiser. Celebrate 7 years of ILIA Alhamdullah.
Imam Suhaib Webb is a Graduate of University of Central Oklahoma with a background in Education & Azhar University from the College of Shariah (Islamic Law & Jurisprudence). Imam Suhaib has over sixteen years of experience by serving various communities in North America and is currently managing an Institute for training Imams in Washington DC, and is founder of City Sundays.
Sister Dalia Mogahed is Director of Research at the Institute for Social Policy and Understanding (ISPU) in Washington, DC, and President and CEO of Mogahed Consulting, an executive coaching and consulting firm specializing in Muslim societies and the Middle East. Mogahed was former advisor to US President Barack Obama and former Executive Director of the Gallup Center for Muslim Studies.
Sheikh Essam Tawfik is a renowned khateeb and speaker based in the Washington DC Area and actively involved in Islamic activities and instructing in different Islamic Universities, institutions, centers and communities in the US and other different countries over the last 25 years. He has been participating in interfaith dialogues, and training, interacting with different Muslim Student Associations (MSAs) within the US, as well as offering marriage and family affairs counseling. He is also the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Iqraa & Rattel Institute (www.Iqraawarattel.com) for teaching Arabic and Quran to Non-Native Arabic Speakers, he is also a board member at Islamic Leadership Institute of America. Moreover, Sheikh Essam is a Licensed Professional Civil Engineer in the US with over 25 years of professional engineering and project management experiences in the US and other different countries.
Ayman Nassar is the Founder and chairman of Islamic Leadership Institute of America (ILIA), he has over 25 years of experience in enterprise architecture, enterprise and individual transformation, youth development, project/program management and systems engineering & architecture where he managed over $0.25 billion in projects. Over the past 20 years he has coached, taught and counseled hundreds of youth and young professionals at area high schools and colleges, and has been a certified mentor and coach with close to a dozen organizations and detention centers. He holds two Masters degrees in Engineering and Management, and half a dozen leadership certifications and is named inventor on four patents.