Dr. Aboulnasr has received many accolades, including the Order of Ontario and the Ottawa-Carleton YWCA Women of Distinction Award
Farida Chishti, P.E. I. writer and producer of diversity and interfaith educational materials, athlete and manager of the Canada Winter Games table-tennis team
Farrah Khan, social worker and counsellor at Torontos Barbra Schlifer Clinic, community activist since childhood and co-founder of a grassroots Muslim womens arts collective, Aqsazine
Henna Khawja, self-described feminist and client-care counsellor at Shepell-fgi, co-founder of NUSAYbah Project, which aims to provide young Muslim women with the opportunity to define themselves through dialogue and art
Dr. Nevin Reda, key player in establishing the Canadian Certificate in Muslim Studies at Emmanuel College , University of Toronto, writes extensively about Muslim women’s leadership in the religious sphere, including a hotly debated paper on women-led prayers in which she cites examples from the early days of Islam.