Sh. Jamaal Diwan
Sh. Jamaal Diwan is the Co-Founder and Director of Safa Center for Research and Education. He also serves students at UCLA and USC as a chaplain with the Institute of Knowledge. He holds the equivalent of a law degree in Sharia from al-Azhar University in Cairo where he studied alongside his wife Shaykhah Muslema Purmul. He also nearly completed an MA in Islamic Studies from the American University in Cairo.
In the past he has served as Religious Director for the Muslim American Society Greater Los Angeles Chapter and Resident Scholar of the Islamic Center of Irvine.