Bachelor of Science in Economics and Political Science, University Jordan, Amman, 1987. Master of Arts in Economics, DePaul University, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy in Public Policy Analysis, University Illinois, Chicago, 2001.
Executive director Al-Takaful Society, Chicago, 1989-1991. Teacher Universal School, Bridgeview, Illinois, 1991-1992. Researcher University Illinois, Chicago, 1992-1995.
Executive director American Middle Eastern League, 1996-2000. President, Chief Executive Officer United Muslim Americans Association, Palos Hills, Illinois, since 2000.
Chairman, member board, Islamic Association for Palestine in North America, Chicago, since 1994, founder, secretary, since 1991. Treasurer, Zaka committee of Jabal Amman, Jordan, 1984-1987. Member board, Student Association of Economics Department, University Jordan, 1985-1986.
Founder, president, member board, Islamic Community Center Illinois, Chicago, 1994-1999. Member board, Mosque Foundation, Bridgeview, 1992-1998. Founder, director, Isra' Arabic Folklore Group, Chicago, 1990-1995.
Member board, Muslim Community Center, Chicago, 1990-1992. Founder, secretary, Islamic Action Committee of North Chicago, 1988-1989. Teacher, principal, Arabic Weekend School, Chicago, 1988-1989.
Member American Political Scil. Association, Academy Political Science, Association Realtors in Illinois.
Married Sima Khaled Srouri, October 26, 1990. Children: Ibrahim, Khaled, Omar.