Yasmeen Qadri is one of the founders and the former principal of the Muslim Academy of Central Florida (established in 1991), the first full-time Islamic school in Central Florida. In 2002 she was appointed as the Education Coordinator for the Department of Education at Valencia Community College located in Orlando, Florida. She is also a tenured professor and the diversity representative at the college. Dr. Qadri has also worked as an adjunct professor at the University of Central Florida’s College of Education since 1991. Her passion for Islamic Schools has enabled her to continue to serve in the capacity of a consultant through EdConsultations. As a strong advocate of Islamic Schools, Dr. Qadri travels around the United States utilizing her expertise in a variety of education related areas to help build and strengthen the Islamic schools.