Imam Mohamed Hagmagid is a Sudanese-born American who came to the United States in 1987.
He attained his religious education in various Islamic disciplines as a Resident Scholar at Al-Medina Institute. Currently serving as the Executive Director of the All Dulles Area Muslim Society (ADAMS), Imam Magid helped establish exemplary religious services for Muslim communities across the nation to emulate. He has much experience serving the nation-wide Muslim community as ISNA’s East Zone representative and as ISNA Vice President prior to his election in September 2010 as ISNA President. Imam Magid has a long history of commitment to public service through organizations, such as The Peaceful Families Project, Annual Twinning of Mosques and Synagogues, Fairfax Faith Communities in Action, Interfaith Conference of Metropolitan Washington Assembly and the Buxton Interfaith Initiative and part of his work there includes shaping a partnership with Rabbi Robert Nosanchuk. Both men were recognized as “Washingtonians of 2009” for building bridges between their faith communities. Imam Magid also continues to counsel the Muslim community through his regular contributions to ISNA’s magazine, Islamic Horizons, as well as a speaker of discussions on issues facing the Muslim American community.