NCDHHS will continue to have strong public health recommendations for individuals to continue to protect one another until more people are vaccinated. People who are not vaccinated should wear a mask and maintain distance in all indoor public settings and in outdoor settings when they can't maintain six feet of distance

Board of Directors

Board Directors

The Board of Directors consists of eleven full members and the Imam. The Board of Directors is elected for a period of four years by the General Body. Elections are held every two years. The Imam is a permanent non-voting member of the Board of Directors. The Board of Directors is the primary governing authority of JIAR in relation to its policies, programs, and appointments; JIAR By-Laws specify its functions. You can contact the board of directors via email:

Current Members of the Board of Directors for the Jamaat Ibad Ar-Rahman:

Name Exec. Position Term ends
Dr. Ehteshamul Haque JIAR Imam N/A
Ibrahim Choukri Director 2023
Ibrahim Ihbais Director (Asst. Secretary) 2025
Hafed Elhaj Director (Asst. Treasurer) 2023
Mustapha Nejmeddine Director 2023
M. Jasim Chowdhury Chairman 2025
Zameer Shaik Secretary 2025
Mohammad Usman Akhtar Director 2025
Ahmad Abed Director 2025
Saleem Qadri Vice-Chairman 2023
Dr. Yusuf Lightsey Director 2023
M. Omar Shehata Director 2023

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