About the Founders
Katherine Bullock completed her PhD in Political Science at the University of Toronto in 1999. She has been teaching a course on “Islam and Politics” at the University of Toronto since 2002.
Her publications include: Muslim Women Activists in North America: Speaking for Ourselves and Rethinking Muslim Women and the Veil: Challenging Historical and Modern Stereotypes which has been translated into French and Turkish. She was the editor of the American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences from 2003 – 2008.
She is a community activist and lectures frequently, both to Muslim and non-Muslim groups. Originally from Australia, she lives in Oakville with her husband and children. She embraced Islam in 1994.
Tammy Soumas graduated from TRIOS College in 2001 with a diploma in web design and is working on her degree in PoliSci at Athabasca University.
She has worked in various projects in web design and in a
consulting capacity. She currently resides in Canada with her family.
She has been a Muslim since the early 90’s.
Heather Greenwood graduated in 1986 from Humber College, Toronto with a diploma in Graphic Design. She now freelances as a graphic designer and illustrator from her home in London, Ontario. Heather converted to Islam in 1986.