Imam Wisam Sharieff leads the ground breaking Quran Revolution program for AlMaghrib Institute, an innovative program helping students learn to read, recite, and reflect upon the Quran. By designing a state-of-the-art, pioneering learning system, Imam Wisam has helped over 1000 global Quran Revolution students transform their interaction with the Quran.
Imam Wisam has had the unique opportunity to teach over 25,000 students around the world, both in person and online. Driven by the single vision to bring the Book and Message of Allah to people around the world, he has made the field of Quranic recitation and Tajweed accessible to every man, woman, and child.
Imam Wisam began his Islamic education at the Institute of Islamic Education (IIE) in Elgin, Illinois. He then continued at the Quran Academy in Lahore, Pakistan, graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Arabic grammar and a minor in Arabic literature. He has studied under scholars in Makkah and in Egypt. He completed his ijazah in Ashara Qiraat (the study of the varying recitations of the Quran). Imam Wisam is also a certified radiology technician.
Imam Wisam resides in Dallas, TX with his family, while also running AQL (Advocating Quranic Literacy) as its founder and director.