Safaa Zarzour is a long time ISNA volunteer and an attorney. He holds a Juris Doctor degree, a Master in Education, and a BS in Math. He focuses his law practice in the areas of non-profit law. For over a decade he served as a teacher and then principal at one of the largest independent Islamic schools in the United States – Universal School. During his tenure at Universal, it became known among the top Islamic schools in North America. For over 15 years, Safaa helped establish local community organizations, including the Council on American Islamic Relations, in Chicago. He is currently a professor and teaching courses in Islamic Law.