CMCO Operations Committee

Br. Adil Afzal is a sociologist, islamophobia researcher, and legal & public policy analyst. His expertise gives him a unique and comprehensive understanding of emerging issues facing the Muslim community. Br. Adil has close to two decades of experience in Muslim advocacy and Islamic outreach. As a result, he has become a trusted and expert advisor to Imams, MSAs and Muslim community leaders across Canada on contemporary issues. His degrees include a Bachelor of Arts Honours in Sociology (BA), a Master of Arts in Sociology (MA), a Master of Public Administration (MPA), a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Juris Doctor (JD).

Our Operation Committee

SH. MOHAMED YAFFA

Maritime Representative

Sheikh Yaffa is currently a Talent and Organizational Development Consultant at the Nova Scotia Health Authority

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DR. JOEL SCHINDEL

Saskatchewan & Manitoba Representative

Dr. Joel Schindel is a CMCO Muslim Chaplain working to represent and serve the Campus Muslim Community…

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SH. ABDURRAHMAN MURAD

Alberta and British Columbia Representative

Born in Western Canada and raised mostly in Vancouver, BC, Shaykh Abdurrahmann has been actively involved…

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DR. SYED IBN IQBAL

CMCO Director

As the current director for the Canadian Muslim Chaplaincy Organization

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ALI SYED

Operations Manager

Ali Syed is the Operations Manager for CMCO, handling many of the administrative

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DR. REDA BEDEIR

Islamic Scholar and Religious Counsel

Dr. Reda Bedeir has a Ph.D. degree from Al Azhar University in Applied Linguistics and Islamic Studies.

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DR. MOHAMMED IQBAL MASOOD AL-NADVI

Senior Islamic Scholar and Religious Counsel

Dr. Mohammed Iqbal Masood Al-Nadvi is a well-known Islamic scholar in Canada…

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