Ahad has been leading the Dances of Universal Peace for forty years. Widad has been leading Dances of Universal Peace for twenty years. Together they have been holding the center for the Dances of Universal Peace in Albuquerque since 2006.
Ahad and Widad have studied Sufism in both the Sufi Order/Suluk Academy and the Sufi Ruhaniat International. Both Ahad and Widad are certified dance leaders and a members of the Mentor Teachers Guild of the Dances of Universal Peace.
Amir has a master's degree in Percussion Performance from the University of New Mexico. A freelance artist, he plays drum set, vibes, and hand percussion with several Albuquerque bands. Amir is a certified dance leader and a member of the Mentor Teachers Guild.