Marlene Albelbisi

Administrative Assistant

Marlene Albelbisi served as secretary at Minaret Academy for two years before joining CAIR-LA. She owns Al Taqwa Tacos catering company, which serves delicious, homemade meals on a variety of occasions. Marlene is an active member of the Islamic Institute of Orange County Da’wah and Outreach Department as well the IIOC Social Committee. She has spearheaded and volunteered for many events, including the New Muslim Group’s Friday night program, feeding the needy programs, fundraisers and more.
Marlene converted to Islam four years ago after extensive research pegged from a college course that introduced her to the religion. She currently attends Fullerton College in her pursuit for a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice.
She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and father. Marlene doesn’t believe in the word no! She tries her best in every task that is presented to her by giving it her all.