Imam Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini is a religious educator, charismatic preacher, leader and author. Born in the city of Karbala, Iraq, he traces his lineage forty-two generations back to the holy Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him).He initiated his higher religious studies in Qum, Iran where he was awarded with a
Hasnain Walji, Ph. D. is an educator, historian, author, film producer, and scientist in the field of nutrition and Natural Medicine. Fluent in several languages, he has lectured on religious topics in English, Urdu and Gujarati on all continents and penned many articles in several Islamic journals. His institutional service to the
Hajj Khalil Dewji is an active member of the Muslim community of Los Angeles for nearly three decades. Currently he is president of Shia Ithna-Asheri Islamic Jamaat of Los Angles (SIIJLA), Chairman of Juloos Committee, and board member of Islamic Shura Council of Southern California. His passion has always been
Hajj MehdiReza is a community activist, involved with a number of centers and initiatives. His ultimate desire for unity and tolerance is at the heart of his contributions. In addition to being involved with SMC, MehdiReza is involved with Muslim Burial Organization of Los Angeles, Hussainia Imambargha, UMMA Clinic, CAIR Political Action
For nearly two decades Fatma Saleh has been serving the Muslim community in religious, civic, and social engagements in Los Angeles. Over the years she has authored a book on Muslim women, published articles, and edited several books on Islam.
Dr Hakkak is well respected Cardiologist with 16 years of experience in the field. As a patient oriented healthcare professional she is a strong advocate of a team approach in patient care. Following in the footsteps of her father Hajj Hassan Hakkak who is one of the pioneers and active