Faizan Mumtaz has been working as a mentor for Muslim youth since the age of 14 through Young Muslims (YM) where he served various leadership positions at the local and national level. He studied Classical Arabic at the Fajr Institute in Cairo, Egypt under the expert care of Ustadh Musa Shaukat.
Ustadh Faizan began his passion of teaching Quranic Arabic in 2008 with Islamic Learning Foundation (ILF) where he taught summer intensives, conducted private tutoring, and helped design the 1-year Quranic Arabic Program. Next, he learned the joy of teaching children at Rockford IQRA School where he was the head of the Arabic and Islamic Studies departments and taught grades 4-12.
After that, he had the honor of teaching full-time for Bayyinah Institute in Dallas, TX. There, he led the strategy for the first ever part-time evening program, designed and taught two new traveling programs (Bayyinah Kids and Youth Night), and instructed multiple subjects for the Dream Program including Balagha (Arabic Rhetoric). Ustadh Faizan has also served as an Arabic educator for Islamic School of Irving, Arqam Virtual Academy, and Jabal Institute.
He has distinguished himself as an engaging speaker with a distinct and interactive style of teaching.