DR MUHAMMAD ADREES, MD-MRCPI-FRCPath
Dr Adrees is working as consultant physician and has passion to serve the humanity irrespective of race colour and faith. By taking the voluntary role as the Convenor of Muslim Council of Scotland I am enthusiastic to bring the diverse communities together and improve the mutual respect to strengthen Scotland and UK.
MR AZZAM MUHAMMAD, Business manager : VICE CONVENER
DR MOHAMMED ALI, Consultant Physiotherapist : SECRETARY
DR JAVED GILL, Professor, MOSQUES & COMMUNITIES STANDING COMMITTEE
MR SHAUKAT SULTAN
Director of Engage Me, Scotland,
Secretary of Madrasa Taleem Ul Islam,
Trustee of The Pollokshield Trust,
Treasurer of PDA .
BA in Psychology, Advance diploma in hotel management, Diploma in Counseling, Workplace training and assessment, Certificate 4 in Indian and European cooking and award for best student in W Australia in 2001 in hotel management, Technical Award from college of Tafe Australia ETC
SHAYKH HASSAN RABBANI, Islamic scholar : PARLIAMENTARY STANDING COMMITTEE
Shaykh Hassan Rabbani is a young Scottish scholar who was born and raised in Glasgow and began his Islamic studies by completing the Darse Niẓami programme at Jamia Al-Karam in Nottinghamshire.
Subsequently he travelled to the prestigious Al-Azhar University (Cairo, Egypt) where he specialised in Theology and Ḥadith nomenclature, sitting in the company of great scholars of the Al Azhar. After graduating in 2010, he obtained an M.A from the University of Aberdeen completing his thesis on ‘Temporary marriage in Islam: A Sunni and Shi’i perspective.’ He is also a graduate of the Cambridge Muslim College. He also completed an M.A in philosophy from University of Glasgow.
As well as teaching iSyllabus, the Shaykh is currently the Imam Annandale Mosque in Edinburgh, and is founder of the Zainab Cobbold Institute, an initiative aimed at educating young Muslims in Glasgow.
MR LIAQAT ALI, PARLIAMENTARY STANDING COMMITTEE
MR OMAR AFZAL, MEDIA & COMUNICATIONS
DR ABDALLA YAGOB MOHAMMED
PhD in Geology
President of Aberdeen Mosque and Islamic Centre
Currently, a Research fellow (honorary) at Aberdeen university and leads research in basin analysis and teaches postgraduate research students
Co Opted executive board members
DR SONIA ALLAM
consultant anesthetist. My areas of interest include being actively involved in the support of our youth through education, community activities and programmes.
I am also a strong advocate of the right to universal healthcare worldwide, especially for those lacking access, contributing to this through humanitarian work as I am able.
SISTER LINSAY TAYLOR
Environmental project manager, human rights advisor, immigration and asylum case worker.
SISTER FARIHA TOMSON
Fariha Thomas lives in Glasgow where she is an active member of the Muslim community. She has worked in the fields of community development and equalities in Scotland in both the statutory and voluntary sectors for over 30 years. Fariha also served as a Councillor and Bailie on Glasgow City council from 2012 -2017.