Sheikh Abdullah Waheed
Co-Founder & Dean of Faculty
Sheikh Abdullah Waheed was born and raised in the suburbs of Detroit, MI. Sheikh Abdullah commenced his studies at the age of 10 in Toronto, Canada where he went to memorize the Quran. He completed the memorization of the Holy Quran by the tender age of 12 and then went on to study in the 7 year extensive Shariah program in Toronto, Canada. Sheikh Abdullah then continued his research and studies, which took him on global journeys, such as Pakistan, Kuwait, and England.
Sheikh Abdullah specialized in Tafseer of the Quran. Sheikh Abdullah spent years to study the details and beauty of our Holy book since understanding and mastering the language of Holy Quran was always the primary goal.
Sheikh Abdullah is serving as an Instructor at Miftaah institute and is also the Director of Islamic Affairs at Flint Islamic Center. Sheikh Abdullah travels across North America for khutbas, workshops, and seminars. He is known for his motivational and enthusiastic style of speaking which leaves the audience focused and learning.