Youth Trainers

Youth Trainers2019-01-02T23:43:48+00:00

Mohamed Hussein
Born and raised in Northern Virginia. He also holds a BS in Biology from George Mason University. Mohamed is a graduate from the College of Hadith at the Islamic University of Madinah. He is the former Youth Director and Assistant Imam at Dar al Noor Islamic Center in Manassas, Virginia. Currently, he is the executive director of the Somali American Youth Foundation (SAYF).

Ismail Ali
Ismail is a graduate of the Fawakih Institute. He currently serves as the Executive Director of Fawakih and teaches with other Muslim institutions in the DC-Metro area, such as Al Fatih Academy. His parents are from Trinidad and Tobago and he grew up in Miami, FL. He has a B.S. in Biochemistry with a minor in UFTeach from the University of Florida and an M.S.Ed with a concentration in Urban Education from The Johns Hopkins University.

Hasnain Chowdhury
Hasnain is a graduate of the George Mason University and currently serves as the Muslim Chaplain. He completed a curriculum of Arabic and Islamic studies at various institutions and with scholars in Egypt and at home. He has been delivering Friday sermons in the DC Metro area since 2002

Rameez Abid
Rameez is an American raised Muslim who has a B.S. degree in Information Technology from George Mason University. He is also a student of Islamic sciences and has a B.A. degree in Islamic Studies. Currently Rameez is working full time for ICNA Council for Social Justice (a Muslim based non-profit organization in the U.S.)

Farooq Yousuf
Farooq has a BS degree in Systems Engineering from George Mason University. Currently, he is pursuing a Bachelors in Islamic Studies from Mishkah University. He is an active member of the Muslim community in Northern VA helping organize Islamic events and delivering Friday Khutbahs.

Abeer Ayaz
Abeer was raised in Connecticut but now resides in VA. She has a BS degree in Health Sciences from the University of Connecticut. She is an active member of the Muslim community in Northern VA helping organize Islamic events. Abeer is an avid Islamic history researcher, you can follow her at Islamic History Notes.