Shaykh Daood Butt has always had a desire to learn and teach Islam. Following secondary studies, he obtained a degree in Automotive Technology and was nominated amongst Canada's Top Graduates of 2002. During this time, he studied with local Imams and was hired as an Imam and Qur'an instructor at a local Mosque. He went on to study at the Islamic University of Madinah for seven years, during which he completed a Diploma in Arabic Language followed by a Bachelor's Degree in Theology and Islamic Da'wah from the Faculty of Da'wah and Usool Ad-Deen in 2010. Upon returning to Montreal he was involved in various Da'wah activities including lectures and khutbah in English, French, and Arabic. With an eagerness to continue learning Islam, Shaykh Daood acquired a Master of Arts Degree in Islamic and Other Civilizations from the International Islamic University Malaysia. He is currently the Director of Religious Affairs at the Islamic Community Centre of Milton and resides in Toronto, Canada with his wife and two daughters.