Since becoming a member of the Islamic Center in 1998, Hassan Zeenni has served as board member, chairman, and currently heads the religious committee. He has given sermons at the Islamic Center and various mosques in Southern California for 20 years. Born in Beirut, Zeenni earned his degree in civil engineering and now owns and manages a sport uniform manufacturing company. He had the privilege to deepen his Islamic studies under the mentorship of Dr Maher Hathout from 1996 to 2014. He also was fortunate to have studied Islam with distinguished Muslim leaders Dr. Fathi Othman, Dr. Hassan Hathout and Dr. Ahmed Sakr.