Board of Trustees

JIAR Board of Trustees (for life)

The Board of Trustees (BOT) consists of ten members including the Imam who serves as an ex-officio non-voting member. The nine voting members have been selected by the Board of Directors (BOD) to serve for life. According to the By-Laws, the BOT is a self-sustaining and autonomous body with ultimate authority at JIAR and its decisions on any matter will be final and binding to all including the BOD and the general body (members). However, Trustees are not responsible for the day-to-day activities of the Jamaat. In case of ambiguity regarding the interpretation of any section of the Bylaws or possible conflict between two or more sections, the Board of Trustees shall clarify such ambiguities and resolve the conflict and their decision shall be final.

Current Board of Trustees:

  • Br. Leon Thomas
  • Br. Sa’id Abdussalam
  • Br. Muhammad Naeem Lateef
  • Br. Hamdi El-Sourady
  • Br. Jalil Belmouloud
  • Br. Nazeeh Abdul Hakeem
  • Br. Hisham Heda (Interim President)
  • Dr. Yousef Lightsey
  • Br. Abdul Ghani Khanani
  • Lead Imam (vacant)