Amin G. Aaser, 28, is the founder and Author of Noor Kids, a Harvard-supported education technology firm that seeks to build confidence in the religious identity of young Muslims. Noor Kids publishes one of America's fastest-growing Islamic children's book series with titles in over 25,000 homes across 25 countries.
Amin is an expert on identity, self-confidence, and self-esteem among Muslim children in America. He has been featured on NPR, BBC, The Huffington Post, The Boston Herald, and The Christian Science Monitor, among a host of other media outlets.
Amin began his career in business management, working for Fortune 500 companies such as 3M, Target Corporation, and General Mills. He is currently pursuing an MBA at the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley where he is researching faith-based social enterprises.
He lives with his wife, Sana, in Berkeley, California.