Our Leadership

Mus­lim Asso­ci­a­tion of Puget Sound, MAPS, is an Islamic orga­ni­za­tion founded in 2006 with the intent of serv­ing the Mus­lims of Puget Sound. Its mis­sion is to  pro­vide Islamic edu­ca­tional, social and cul­tural ser­vices to the Mus­lim com­mu­nity in the region and to pro­mote the teach­ings of Islam to the inquir­ing non-Muslim. MAPS strives to build links between Mus­lim fam­i­lies, busi­nesses and orga­ni­za­tions, pro­vides year-round activ­i­ties and reli­gious ser­vices and is com­mit­ted to  help­ing the needy.


Board Of Directors

Mahmood Khadeer


Hazim Macky

Outreach and Social Secretary

Mohammed Vakil

Vice President

El Yasse El Yacoubi

Religious Affairs Secretary

Syed Hamid (Aamir)


Ahmed Hassan


Irma Hanna

Women's Affairs

Masoud Hasan

General Secretary

Board of Trustees (bot@mapsredmond.org)


1. Dr. Wael Bahaa El Din

2. Alaa Badr

3. Hyder Ali


Imam Mohamad Joban (imam@mapsredmond.org

Joban (2)Imam Mohamad Joban is a full time imam at Masjid Ar-Rahmah (MAPS). Resid­ing in Red­mond with his wife and twins, he is also the cur­rent pres­i­dent of the Imam Fatwa Com­mit­tee in Wash­ing­ton State, an instruc­tor of Inter­net Islamic Uni­ver­sity, as well as the Mus­lim chap­lain for the Depart­ment of Cor­rec­tions in Wash­ing­ton. Before com­ing to Red­mond, he was a full time imam of the Islamic Cen­ter of Olympia. He has a BA in Ara­bic from the Islamic Uni­ver­sity in Jakarta, Indone­sia and a BA in The­ol­ogy, Islamic Call and Cul­ture and an MA in Islamic Stud­ies from the pres­ti­gious Uni­ver­sity of Al-Azhar in Cairo.