Umair was raised in United States and Canada and graduated from Sir Winston Chuchill High School in Calgary, Class of 2003. After graduating high school Umair enrolled into Jamia Ahmadiyya Canada in Toronto, where he finished his studies in Islamic teachings and Theology. After graduating from Jamia Ahmadiyya in 2012, Umair spent nine months overseas in the missionary field serving communities in Africa and traveling to England to tour and study the administrative headquarters of the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
Currently Umair has been appointed as one of the missionaries and Imam in Calgary working at Baitun Nur Mosque. He is actively working with youth groups in the community focusing on religious education, moral training, and interfaith dialogue with different communities.
Umair is happily married to Dania Khan and have a baby daughter, Ayana Khan.