The School Committee


Sr. Zainab Adam 

Vice Principal

Sister Zainab Adam graduated from New York University’s Stern School of Business and is currently an Ethics and Compliance Officer by profession. She acquired her Islamic Education from Ghana and has been a resident of Bridgewater NJ for almost 20 years. Sister Zainab has been a teacher at AlFalah for several years, and has a strong passion for Islamic knowledge and an unwavering commitment to optimizing student and school success.


Br. Naveed Mustafa


Br. Naveed Mustafa has been associated with Islamic Sunday Schools for more than 7 years. Most recently, he was the Vice Principal of AlFalah Sunday School. 


His expertise includes business goal definition, organizational design, resource planning and analysis, developing data-driven business reviews, and coordination and leadership of critical programs/projects. He is passionate about solving complex business problems with pragmatic and innovative technology solutions.


Br. Ansar Kassim

Technology Head 

Br. Ansar acquired his islamic education from India. He was a Sunday School Principal for 1 year and has served as a school Administrator for 3 years. By profession, he is a Business Analytics Leader.

Br. Hassan Ahmad

Youth Coordinator

Hassan Ahmad graduated from St. John’s University School of Law in 2004. Mr. Ahmad is licensed to practice law in all of the State Courts of New York and New Jersey, as well as Federal Courts in the Southern District of New York and the Eastern District of New York.

Born and raised as a Muslim in United States, Hassan understands the challenges faced by today's youth and brings in a unique pragmatic perspective on how to practice Islam and uphold beliefs while contributing to the society at large. 

Sr. Samira Ahmed

Head of Curriculum 

Sister Samira has been part of Alfalah since 2014.  As a Curriculum Director, her task involves developing and improving the existing curricula. She is also involved in a staff training program to improve learning opportunities for students. With her experience and Islamic knowledge, she wants to build a strong learning foundation for children in a manner that they are confident in practicing their faith, and a proud Muslim.

Professionally she works as a Business Data Analyst and graduated from Kean University, NJ. She also has studied Quran with Advance Tajweed and currently pursuing Ijaza in Tajweed ul Quran. Over the period she has taken many Islamic courses. She loves teaching Quran and Islamic Studies. She also has a deeper understanding of Fiqh of Salah where she coaches students.