Tesneem is the Director of Expanded Learning and a Fellow at Yaqeen Institute. She completed her undergraduate degree in Early Christianity and Islamic Studies at the University of Michigan. She is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Islamic Studies at Georgetown University with a focus on the development of Islamic law. In 2018, she presented the Sayedaty Womens series highlighting the glorious Muslimah's of our tradition. And more recently, she addressed the 2019 edition of ICNA-MAS convention in US.