Imam John Starling is the Executive Director of GCLEA, in Cherry Hill, NJ and volunteers at Rutgers University, Camden as a Muslim chaplain.
He is an alumnus of NCSU’s Poole College of Management and the Islamic University of Madinah. He holds a Master’s Degree in Islamic Studies from the Islamic University of Minnesota, possesses traditional ijazahs in several subjects including Hanbali fiqh, and is currently pursuing a Master’s Degree in Nonprofit Management and Philanthropy
Imam John is also the founder of Hanbalidisciples.com which seeks to revive traditional Islamic studies according to the illustrious school of Imam Ahmad Ibn Hanbal.
Coming to us all the way from New York, Amina Saad has a masters degree in family therapy and has previously worked in the California school system with adolescents from ages 12-17, and at a Therapy Center as a therapist with adults aged 18 and older.
She is a professional life coach with experience helping people of all ages through difficult challenges of life.
She offers a space for clients to feel safe to speak out and gain insight about their struggles with personal and career challenges. This space lets participants find perspective and brainstorm ideas about making self-improvements while discovering self-awareness and motivation.
Amina offers phone/video sessions for those who live outside the metro New York region, or for those who just cannot travel conveniently. She is also known for her “Mental Wednesdays” feature on “Muslims of the World” snap.
Sh Majed Mahmoud is one of the leading activists of Da‘wah in his community. Being the first graduate of AlMaghrib Institute to become one of its instructors, performing exceptionally in over 50 seminars including theology, Islamic jurisprudence, and Quranic Sciences.
As Br Majed travels worldwide lecturing about different aspects of Islam, he also works full-time as a mechanical engineer
Sh Majed has completed a Bachelor’s degree in Islamic Jurisprudence & Legal Theory from Al-Madinah International University. He also has a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Windsor and a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Wayne State University