Our Instructors Are Experts In Their Fields
Imran began his career as an ESL teacher but he quickly learned that his passion for helping others succeed didn’t stop at just teaching them English. He founded Digital Learning Partners and now works as a Digital Transformation Consultant to help businesses and organizations achieve their goals, no matter how big or small. Having a background in leadership, and combining that with his extensive knowledge in health, fitness and green living, Imran also created The WalaWay, a podcast which helps people reach their greatest potential.
Habeeb Quadri has been an educator and administrator in public and private schools and a youth mentor for more than 25 years. He received the prestigious National Distinguished Principal award from the National Association of Elementary School Principals. He is also on the Harvard University Graduate School of Education Principals’ Advisory Boardand the Boards of the Illinois Coalition of Non-Public School. He is passionate about education and helping his community.
Saadia Shariff has an undergraduate degree from the University
of Chicago and a MEd from Stanford University.
She has been in the field of education for over 20 years. She has
served as an assistant principal at
CPSA and IFS and most recently served as a Dean of Academics at a CPS.
She currently serves as a middle school and high school teacher at MCC
Academy and is a board member for Carriers of Light, COL. Saadia is the
author of the book The Islamic School Resource Guide :
Developing Schools and Educational Excellence. She has served on
numerous school recognition and accreditation teams.
Ismail is a Startup Business Coach, 10X Performance Strategist, International Business Developer, Financial Coach. He’s the founder of iVIBES Consulting, which is an acronym that stands for Virtual Integrated Business and Entrepreneurship Solutions. He is passionate about spreading entrepreneurial thinking as a way to reduce unemployment and empower those who have been systematically marginalized and disenfranchised. He has more than 20 years of experience and has launched several startups.