Advisory Committee

The NCCM Advisory Committee is comprised of community leaders and experts from across Canada. Members of the committee help better the organization’s work as the leading Canadian Muslim advocacy institution.

Dr. Ahmer Karimuddin

Advisor
Dr. Ahmer Karimuddin is a General and Colorectal Surgeon in Vancouver, BC.  He ...

Laya Behbahani

Advisor
Laya Behbahani is a Sessional Lecturer in Labour Studies and a Business & ...

Khalid Tarabain

Advisor
A prominent community leader and businessman from Edmonton, AB, Khalid Tarabain ...

Ahmed Ali (Knowmadic)

Advisor
Award-winning Poet Laureate Ahmed Ali, better known as Knowmadic, is a multi ...

Jasminka Kalajdzic

Advisor
Jasminka Kalajdzic is an associate professor of law at the Faculty of Law at ...

Imam Yasin Dwyer

Advisor
Imam Yasin Dwyer was born to parents of Jamaican heritage in Winnipeg.  He is ...

Uzma Jalaluddin

Advisor
Uzma Jalaluddin writes a culture and parenting column for The Toronto Star. Her ...

Imam Dr. Hamid Slimi

Advisor
Imam Dr. Hamid Slimi is a community developer, a teacher and a spiritual leader ...

Imam Sikander Hashmi

Advisor
Sikander Hashmi is an imam, writer, teacher and marketer based in Ottawa. He is ...

Hindia Mohamoud

Advisor
Hindia Mohamoud has close to 20 years of experience with building community ...

Nadia Naqvi

Advisor
Activist. High school teacher. Writer. Mother. Nadia Naqvi is an avid ...

Khadija Cajee

Advisor
Khadija Cajee is a Toronto-based entrepreneur, corporate advisor, educator, and ...

Mohamed Labidi

Advisor
Mohamed Labidi est l'un des leaders de la communauté musulmane de la ville de ...