Sheikh Alaa Ahmed
Sheikh Alaa is currently an Imam (5 years) and Quaran and Arabic teacher (12years) in the Islamic center of North Plainfield, NJ. He was previously the Imam of Masjid Bilal in Toms River, NJ for four years.
Education and Certifications
- Bachelor of Arts in Arabic Language - May 2001, The Islamic University of Azhar, Cairo, Egypt.
- Post graduate studies in the Linguistics Department in Arabic Grammar - May 2003, The Islamic University of Azhar, Cairo, Egypt.
- Certificate of Experience in Preaching from Directorate General of Daawa & Religious Publicity, Al-Azhar.
Sheikh Ahmed Nur Hilowle
Sheikh Ahmed was the full time Imam at the Waltham Islamic Society, MA from 2014 to 2016. Prior to that, Imam Ahmed volunteer in a few Masajids in Massachusetts between 2001 and 2002. Imam Ahmed, was also the imam of Masjid Minneapolis from 1999 – 2000.
Imam Ahamed speakes Somali, Arabic, and English languages. He is proficient in reading Alqrat such as Hafs from Asim and periodic reading from Abu Amr. Imam Ahmed studied at El-Shafei school for the education of Sharia and memorization of the Holy Quran in Mogadishu, Somalia.
Sheikh Mohammed Nurudeen Alhassan
Sheikh Mohammed is currently the Resident Imam at the Gallup Islamic Center in New Mexico where he has served since 2013. Between 2008 and 2013 Sheikh Mohammed was the Imam for the Islamic Center of El Paso in Texas and the Islamic Society of Southern Texas in Corpus Christi. He also worked as an Islamic Studies teacher at the Bronx Islamic Cultural Center and was an Executive Committee Member at Masjid Al-Nasr in Bronx, NY. He has actively participated in Dawah, Interfaith programs, and Youth programs.
Sheikh Mohammed received his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Islamic Studies and studied at the Islamic University of Medina in Saudi Arabia. He has also pursued a Master's Degree in Sharia at the American Open University of Virginia.
Sheikh Ahmed Tijane Diallo