An outstanding figure in interfaith activities, Imam Magid is the executive director and imam at the ADAMS Centre in Virginia, and former president of ISNA. He is an advocate for youth and women and serves on the FBI’s Muslim, Sikh, and Arab Advisory Committee. Imam Magid was among the ten ‘Washingtonians of the year’ in 2010 who were presented with the Washingtonian Magazine’s award for outstanding leadership, in particular for his efforts toward interfaith bridge-building. He has served as an advisor to many in Washington, including President Obama.
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