Dr. Manal Fakhoury

President and CEO of Fakhoury Leadership International.  With over 30 years of non-proï¬t and leadership experience, she serves on many community and national boards.  She is past Chairwoman of Chamber of Commerce. Currently: YMCA Executive Board, AHA Go Red For Women, Area Governor District 84 Toastmasters, President of Toastmasters, Rotary ofï¬cer, Islamic Network Group (ING) […]

Masoud Nassimi – National Board Member

Masoud Nassimi is the co-founder of CAIR’s Greater Los Angeles Area chapter and serves on the board of CAIR-California, which oversees four CAIR chapters in the San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, Los Angeles, and San Diego. He served as CAIR-CA’s board chairman from 2009-2013; in 2013, Masoud was elected to CAIR’s national board of directors […]

Nihad Awad – National Board Member

Nihad Awad is the Executive Director and co-founder of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the largest non-profit Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization in the United States. He has been frequently interviewed on national and international media such as CNN, BBC World Service, PBS, C-SPAN, NPR, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Voice […]

Ibrahim Hooper – Communications Director

Ibrahim Hooper is the National Communications Director for the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR). He holds a bachelor’s degree in history and a master’s of art in journalism and mass communication. Hooper has been with CAIR since its founding in 1994. As CAIR’s spokesman he appears frequently on national and international television programs to offer […]