SHAYKHA (ALIMAH) SHUMSUN
Shaykha (Alimah) Shumsun was born and raised in New York City. After completing her primary education in Queens, she traveled to the United Kingdom to begin her formal Islamic studies. After memorizing the Noble Qur’ān, she enrolled in a rigorous seven-year Islamic studies course covering Qur’ān, Tafsīr, Ḥadīth, Fiqh and Arabic Linguistics. At the culmination of her studies, she received a Master’s in Islamic Theology. In addition to her Islamic education, she completed her secondary education.