Jaylani Hussein

Jaylani Hussein

Executive Director

Company: CAIR-MN
Role: Session Presenter Session: Maximizing Productivity with Muslim Clients and Colleagues (S5-B)

Jaylani Hussein is currently the executive director of the Minnesota chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-MN). He has been active with various community organizations in Minnesota, including the Islamic Cultural Center of Minnesota Board of Directors, Wilder Foundation Advisory Board, Muslim Youth of Minnesota Advisory Board, Islamic Resource Group Speakers Bureau, and ARAHA Board of Directors.

Jaylani received the 2015 Minnesota Council of Nonprofits (MCN) annual “Visionary Leader” Award. He appears regularly on Minnesota’s local television and radio stations. Jaylani has also appeared on national and international outlets including ABC News, CNN, FOX BUSINESS, NPR, and BBC, among others.