Speaker Request

Thank you for your interest in inviting us to your program. There is a minimum honorarium of $300, for 2 hrs or less, maximum $2550 per day.

Ayman Nassar

Founder and chairman of Islamic Leadership Institute of America (ILIA), he has over 25 years of experience in enterprise architecture, enterprise and individual transformation, youth development, project/program management and systems engineering & architecture where he managed over $0.25 billion in projects. Over the past 20 years he has coached, taught and counseled hundreds of youth and young professionals and has been a certified mentor and coach with Big Brother Big Sister, Lutheran Social Services, Dar Al-Taqwa, Prince George’s Community College Asian, Latino, African, Native American (ALANA), New Beginnings Youth Center, Howard County Detention Center and ILIA. Ayman is a member of the Howard County Reentry Council and the Howard County Ethnic Diversity Round Table. He holds two Master degrees in electrical engineering, engineering management and systems engineering and hold certifications in half a dozen leadership areas. He has been trained in cultural competence, youth development, reentry, psychology, curriculum development and has devised over 140 courses and programs for youth and adults. He was faculty at University of California, Prince George’s Community College, Strayer University and Howard Community College.

Essam Tawfik

Sheikh Essam Tawfik has been one of the renowned khateebs/speakers based in the Washington DC Area and actively involved in Islamic activities and instructing in different Islamic Universities, institutions, centers and communities in the US and other different countries for the last 25 years. He is also the Co-Founder and Managing Director of Iqraa & Rattel Institute (www.Iqraawarattel.com) for teaching Arabic and Quran to Non-Native Arabic Speakers, he is also a board member at Islamic Leadership Institute of America. Moreover, Sheikh Essam is a Licensed Professional Civil Engineer in the US with over 25 years of professional engineering and project management experiences in the US and other different countries.