Imam Aqeel Mateen
Civilian Complaint Review Board
Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather
Joined the Nation of Islam in 1973.
Accepted in the Universal teachings and practices of Al-Islam 1975
Author/Lecturer/Community Servant, Community Organizer, Guest Speaker at Colleges and Universities, Prisons, Corporations, Hospitals. Religious Institutions, and on Television, and Radio Stations.
Customer Service Expert : 33 years Newark Liberty International Airport
Skycap, serving as a Captain, Supervisor, and Account Manager of Largest HUB Contract. Also conducted Customer Service classes at Newark, Kennedy and LaGuardia Airports.
President/Co-Founder of United Muslim, Inc;
Imam of Masjid Ash Shifaa
Vice President of BLC Special Improvement District
for Economic Development, Newark, N. J.
Council of Imams of New Jersey, Member
Newark Council of Imams, Co-Convener
Halaal Certification Board, Member
Newark Interfaith Alliance and Community Affairs, Member
Community Advisor to NJPAC, Member
Newark Civilian Complaint Review Board, Member
Qur'anic Arabic Instructor (Taught Hundreds of Students)
Additional Studies and Lectures include but not limited to:
Islamic History, Islamic Law and Economics
Served as Imam of WARIS, Director of Religious Affairs and Director of Education
Lead the FIRST Hajj Delegation from WARIS 1995 to Saudi Arabia
Co-Founder/Former President of Islamic Student Organization of Rutgers Newark
Co-Founder/Former President Metropolitan Ecumenical Interfaith Credit Union
Former Certified Volunteer of New Jersey State Prisons
Former Community Advisor to Bloomfield State College
Attended Kean and Rutgers Universities
Graduate Passaic Community College Re-Entry Program