By Maryann Slutsky, Long Island Wins
Shattering molds is nothing new to Isma Chaudhry. For more than a decade, she has been dedicated to breaking down stereotypes about Islam and Muslims on Long Island.
It only makes sense, then, that Chaudhry earn the mantel as the first woman president of the Islamic Center of Long Island (ICLI) in Westbury.
In fact, her new role as president of ICLI makes her the first woman in the tri-state area to be named president of a mosque. In response to her election, Chaudhry said, “I’m very humbled and very honored to be serving my community and the community at large in that capacity.” [Read more...]