Imam Nasir Mahmood Butt is the leader of the Ahmadiyya sect of Muslims in Edmonton. He graduated from Ahmadiyya University Rabwah Pakistan in Islamic studies and comparative study of religions. Butt served as a Teacher of Hadith (sayings of the Islamic prophet Muhammad) and Islamic jurisprudence in Toronto for five years. He was given the opportunity to present Islam Ahmadiyyat on television, radio, and many other forums. For the past five years, Butt has been serving in the prairie region. He is married and has four children.