Shaykh Ahmed was born and raised in Southern California and by Allah’s grace, he memorized the Quran at a young age. He has been active with various organizations and Masajid for several years delivering sermons, lectures, and leading prayers. He studied in Cairo, Egypt in 2006 and in 2007 was granted a scholarship to study at the Islamic University of Madinah. He completed an associate’s degree in the Arabic language and then went on to graduate from the College of Sharia (Islamic Jursiprudence). He currently resides in southern California with his wife and daughter. He currently serves as the Religious Director of the Islamic Center of Cypress and is an instructor at the Institute of Knowledge Seminary in Diamond Bar, California.